†superfamily Chalicotherioidea Gill 1872 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla

Parent taxon: Ancylopoda according to J. J. Hooker and D. Dashzeveg 2004

See also Coombs 1998, Geraads et al. 2007, Hay 1902, Holbrook 1999, Hough 1955, Osborn 1913 and Prothero and Schoch 1989

Sister taxa: Artionychia, Lophiodontoidea, Perissonychia, Protomoropus

Subtaxa: Chalicotheriidae Eomoropidae Grangeria Lophiodontidae

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Type: Chalicotherium

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (2 collections), Ethiopia (8)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of India (1), Myanmar (1)

• Pliocene of China (1), South Africa (1), Tanzania (5)

• Hemphillian of United States (1: Nevada)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Kenya (1)

• Miocene of Afghanistan (1), Austria (3), Bulgaria (1), China (12), France (11), Georgia (2), Germany (5), Greece (16), Hungary (1), India (1), Kenya (6), Pakistan (6), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Slovakia (1), Spain (2), Tajikistan (2), Turkey (3), Uganda (1), United States (49: California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

• Harrisonian of United States (13: Florida, Nebraska, Wyoming)

• Arikareean of Panama (1), United States (3: Oregon, Wyoming)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Kazakhstan (1)

• Oligocene of Angola (1), China (8), France (3), Georgia (1), Kazakhstan (2), Pakistan (2)

• Eocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan), China (16), France (45), Germany (36), Mexico (1), Mongolia (3), Pakistan (2), Portugal (1), Spain (10), Switzerland (4), the United Kingdom (3), United States (5: Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 309 collections including 350 occurrences

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