†family Isectolophidae Peterson 1919 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Isectolophidae

Full reference: O. A. Peterson. 1919. Report Upon the Material Discovered in the Upper Eocene of the Uinta Basin by Earl Douglas in the Years 1908-1909, and by O. A. Peterson in 1912. Annals of Carnegie Museum 12(2):40-168

Parent taxon: Tapiromorpha according to L. T. Holbrook and J. Lapergola 2011

See also Carroll 1988, Holbrook 1999, Holbrook et al. 2004, Hooker and Dashzeveg 2004, Lucas and Kondrashov 2004, Maas et al. 2001, Peterson 1919, Prothero and Schoch 1989, Radinsky 1963 and Sahni and Khare 1971

Sister taxa: Ancylopoda, Breviodontidae, Cardiolophus, Ceratomorpha, Homogalax, Isectolophus, Kalakotia, Lophialetidae, Rhodopagidae, Systemodon, Schizotheriodes, Isectolophomorpha, Rhinotapiromorpha

Subtaxa: Chowliia Gandheralophus Homogalaxinae Isectolophinae Meridiolophus Sastrilophus Systemodontinae

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• Eocene of China (4 collections), France (2), India (1), Kazakhstan (1), Pakistan (3), United States (3: California, Wyoming)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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