Sifrhippus Froehlich 2002 (horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Synonym: Arenahippus Froehlich 2002

Full reference: D. J. Froehlich. 2002. Quo vadis Eohippus? The systematics and taxonomy of the early Eocene equids (Perissodactyla). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 134:141-256

Parent taxon: Equidae according to R. Secord et al. 2012

See also Froehlich 2002 and Hooker and Dashzeveg 2004

Sister taxa: Anchitheriinae, Duchesnehippus, Eohippus, Epihippus, Equinae, Erihippus, Gobihippus, Hipphaplus, Hyracotheriinae, Lophiopus, Minippus, Orohippus, Plesiohipparion, Pliolophus, Protohippinae, Protorohippus, Sivalhippus, Xenicohippus

Subtaxa: Arenahippus aemulor Arenahippus pernix Sifrhippus grangeri Sifrhippus sandrae

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Eocene of Belgium (1 collection), United States (206: Colorado, Wyoming)

Total: 207 collections including 209 occurrences

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