Bugtirhinus praecursor Antoine and Welcomme 2000 (rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Full reference: P.-O. Antoine and J.-L. Welcomme. 2000. A new rhinoceros from the lower Miocene of the Bugti Hills, Baluchistan, Pakistan: the earliest elasmotheriine. Palaeontology 43(5):795-816

Belongs to Bugtirhinus according to P.-O. Antoine and J.-L. Welcomme 2000

See also Guérin and Pickford 2003

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: M 15361 (in NHM London), a set of teeth. Its type locality is Dera Bugti Level 4, which is in a MN 3 terrestrial sandstone in Pakistan.

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Dera Bugti Level 4

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