Brachypotherium Roger 1904 (rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Parent taxon: Teleoceratini according to D. R. Prothero 1998

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Li and Qiu 1980 and Prothero and Schoch 1989

Sister taxa: Aprotodon, Brachydiceratherium, Brachypodella, Diaceratherium, Prosantorhinus, Teleoceras

Subtaxa: Brachypotherium brachypus

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Ecology: amphibious grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene to Pliocene of Ethiopia (1 collection), Kenya (4)

• Miocene of Austria (1), China (6), the Czech Republic (1), Egypt (1), France (13), Germany (6), India (2), Iraq (1), Kazakhstan (1), Kenya (3), Libya (1), Nepal (9), Pakistan (9), Poland (3), Portugal (5), Slovakia (1), Spain (1), Tajikistan (1), Thailand (2), Tunisia (1), Uganda (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Kazakhstan (1)

• Oligocene of Pakistan (2)

Total: 77 collections including 78 occurrences

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