Plesiaceratherium gracile Young 1937 (rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Belongs to Plesiaceratherium according to P.-O. Antoine et al. 2000

Sister taxon: Plesiaceratherium mirallesi

Type specimen: Its type locality is Shanwang Bed sw2, Linchu district, Shantung province, which is in an Astaracian lacustrine sandstone/mudstone in the Shanwang Formation of China

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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