3D rendering of a platybelodon on white background
At 10 feet long and 2 or 3 tons, platybelodons were slightly smaller than modern elephants.
Artist's rendering of a herd of platybelodon migrating
Platybelodon used their four tusks like "sporks" to shovel food into their mouths.
Close up of a platybedon head
Platybelodons had two sets of serrated tusks that could strip bark off of trees.
3D rendering of male and female platybelodon
Platybelodon's tusks were used more for defense than as eating utensils.