Eritherium azzouzorum
Name Eritherium azzouzorum
Order Proboscidea
Family Numidotheriidae
Class Mammalia
Name Translation Old animal
Period Paleocene (61 million years ago)
Location Morocco, Africa
Diet Wetland plants
Length 60cm

Eritherium is a genus of proboscidean which lived during the Palaeocene epoch in what is now Morocco. This animal is the smallest, oldest and most primitive elephant relative yet discovered.

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