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Teleoceratini

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Teleoceratini Hay
1989Teleoceratini Prothero and Schoch p. 535
1998Teleoceratini Prothero p. 601
2000Teleoceratini Antoine et al. p. 251
2001Teleoceratini Sach and Heizmann p. 30
2005Teleoceratini Prothero p. 94
2012Teleoceratini Gustafson

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyRhinocerotoidea
familyRhinocerotidae
subfamilyAceratheriinaeDollo 1885
tribeTeleoceratiniHay 1902
tribeTeleoceratiniHay 1902

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: browserf
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-31 17:08:31
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Eocene to the top of the Early/Lower Pliocene or 37.20000 to 3.60000 Ma

Collections (439 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9China (Nei Mongol) Aprotodon lanzhouensis (174913)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4China (Gansu) Aprotodon lanzhouensis (175349)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03Kazakhstan Aprotodon borissiaki (64413)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03Thailand (Phetchaburi) Diaceratherium lamilloquense (71985)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03Pakistan (Baluchistan) Aprotodon smithwoodwardi (78362) Brachypotherium fatehjangense (180583) Brachypotherium gajense (180585)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03China (Gansu) Aprotodon lanzhouensis (71433)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03France (Bouches-du-Rhone) Diaceratherium massiliae (181656)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03France (Aix-en-Provence) Diaceratherium massiliae (183347)
MP 2928.4 - 23.03France (Aquitaine) Diaceratherium lamilloquense (37208)
MP 3028.4 - 23.03Germany (North Rhine-Westfalia) Brachydiceratherium lemanense (84606)

Youngest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state PBDB collection number
early Early Hemphillian - late Early Hemphillian10.3 - 4.9USA (Florida) Teleoceras proterum (18539)
Late/Upper Hemphillian - Blancan10.3 - 1.8USA (Tennessee) Teleoceras sp. (26574)
Late/Upper Hemphillian - Blancan10.3 - 1.8USA (Indiana) Teleoceras sp. (18320)
MN 10 - MN 119.7 - 7.75China (Shaanxi) Brachypotherium sp. (78324)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Tajikistan Brachypotherium sp. (34393)
Messinian - Piacenzian7.246 - 2.588Kenya (Turkana District) Brachypotherium lewisi (21332)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Ukraine (Odessa) Teleoceras ponticus (76502)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Mexico (Jalisco) Teleoceras fossiger (189788 189790)
Blancan4.9 - 1.8USA (Nevada) Teleoceras hicksi (19965)
Blancan4.9 - 1.8USA (Washington) Teleoceras hicksi (20063)