Hypohippus Leidy 1858 (anchitheriine horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1858. Notice of Remains of Extinct Vertebrata, from the Valley of the Niobrara River, Collected during the Exploring Expedition of 1857, in Nebraska, under the Command of Lieut. G. K. Warren, U. S. Top. Eng., by Dr. F. V. Hayden, Geologist to the Expedition. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 10:15-89

Parent taxon: Anchitheriinae according to B. J. MacFadden 1998

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: none

Type: Anchitherium (Hypohippus) affinis

Ecology: ground dwelling browser


• Miocene of Canada (7: Saskatchewan collections), China (1), United States (101: California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 109 collections each including a single occurrence

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