Their structure proclaims these two divisions to be of ancient descent, and not to be modern twigs of the ungulate stem.
The humerus resembles that of a Carnivore rather than that of an ungulate.
The existence of the three horns covered with unaltered skin is the main characteristic of this ungulate.
But this suggestion of an ungulate affinity can hardly be accepted.
The only skull of a fossil lemuroid which he described (namely, Adapis) he declared to be that of an ungulate.
An ungulate is essentially a running animal, and has no need of a grasping finger.
This species is the most conspicuous (and possibly the most abundant) ungulate in Harding County.
They are described as combining the head and claws of a bear with the teeth of a rodent and the general characters of an ungulate.
No one will deny that the Hipparion is intermediate between the existing horse and certain other ungulate forms.
Quadrupeds he was the first to divide into ungulate and unguiculate, hoofed and clawed, having himself invented the Latin words.
"hoofed," 1802, from Late Latin ungulatus "hoofed," from ungula "hoof, claw, talon," diminutive (in form but not sense) of unguis "nail" (see ungual). Ungulata, the order of hoofed mammals, is recorded from 1839.
A hoofed mammal. Ungulates belong to two orders, Artiodactyla (those having an even number of toes) and Perissodactyla (those having an odd number of toes). See more at artiodactyl, perissodactyl.