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Giraffa jumae by rsnascimento-d191y1e

Giraffa jumae is an extinct species of giraffe. The species ranged from Malawi to Chad with a possible occurrence of the species or a closely related species found in Turkey. The type specimen was discovered during trenching excavations on the upper member of the Rawi Formation by Louis Leakey in the 1930s. The specimen was found with Ceratotherium Simum, suid such as Metridiochoerus Andrewsi, a Hippopotamus Gorgops, and a nearly complete pygmy hippopotamus mandible.

In The Media[]

  • Journey to the Beginning of Time
Giraffa jumae
  • Ice Age 4: Continental Drift
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