Calippus elachistus Hulbert, Jr. 1988 (horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Alternative combination: Calippus (Calippus) elachistus

Full reference: R. C. Hulbert, Jr. 1988. Calippus and Protohippus (Mammalia, Perissodactyla, Equidae) from the Miocene (Barstovian-early Hemphillian) of the Gulf Coastal Plain. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 32(3):221-340

Belongs to Calippus according to B. J. MacFadden 1998

See also Hulbert 1988

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UF 32139, a mandible (R mandibular fragment with m2-m3)

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer


• Hemphillian of United States (3: Florida collections)

• Miocene of United States (3: Florida)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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