Nannippus Matthew 1926 (hipparionine horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Alternative spelling: Hipparion (Nannippus)

Parent taxon: Hipparionini according to S. R. May 2019

See also Albright et al. 2019, Alroy 2002, Baskin 1991, Carroll 1988, Hulbert and Whitmore 2006, Kelly 1995, Kurten and Anderson 1980, MacFadden 1998, Manning and MacFadden 1989, Prothero and Schoch 1989, Quinn 1955, Skinner and Hibbard 1972, Stirton 1940 and Thurmond and Jones 1981

Sister taxa: Cormohipparion, Eurygnathohippus, Hipparion, Hipparion anthonyi, Hippotherium, Hippotherium sinclairi, Neohipparion, Pseudhipparion

Subtaxa: Nannippus aztecus Nannippus beckensis Nannippus lenticularis Nannippus minor Nannippus morgani Nannippus peninsulatus Nannippus westoni

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer


• Quaternary of United States (3: Kansas, South Carolina collections)

• Blancan of Mexico (8), United States (59: Arizona, California, Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Texas)

• Pliocene of Mexico (1), United States (4: Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma)

• Hemphillian of Canada (1: Alberta), Mexico (6), United States (41: Alabama, Florida, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (1: Oklahoma)

• Miocene of Mexico (2), Ukraine (2), United States (44: California, Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas)

Total: 172 collections including 174 occurrences

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