Uintatherium Leidy 1872 (uintathere)

Mammalia - Amblypoda - Uintatheriidae

Synonyms: Dinoceras Marsh 1872, Elachoceras Scott 1886, Octotomus Cope 1885, Tinoceras Marsh 1872, Uintamastix Leidy 1872

Parent taxon: Uintatheriinae according to S. G. Lucas and R. M. Schoch 1998

See also Alroy 2002, Cope 1873, Cope 1875, Cope 1885, Dorr 1958, Gazin 1976 and Wheeler 1961

Sister taxa: Bathyopsis, Eobasileus, Tetheopsis

Subtaxa: Dinoceras lucaris Uintatherium anceps Uintatherium insperatus Uintatherium robustum

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of China (5 collections), United States (25: California, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 30 collections including 34 occurrences

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