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Tragulina is an infraorder of even-toed ungulates. Only the chevrotains survive to the present, including the genera Tragulus (the mouse deer) and Hyemoschus.

Temporal range: Early Eocene–Holocene
Tragulus napu.jpg
Greater Mouse-deer (Tragulus napu)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Suborder: Ruminantia
Infraorder: Tragulina
Flower, 1883[1]
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