Rhinoceros philippinensis von Koenigwald 1956 (one-horned rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Full reference: G. H. R. von Koenigwald. 1956. Fossil mammals from the Philippines. Proceedings of the Pacific Science Congress 339-361

Belongs to Rhinoceros according to G. H. R. von Koenigwald 1956

Sister taxa: Rhinoceros (Ceratorhinus), Rhinoceros goldfussii, Rhinoceros leptodon, Rhinoceros leptorhinus, Rhinoceros minutus, Rhinoceros pacificus, Rhinoceros palaeindicus, Rhinoceros perimensis, Rhinoceros platyrhinus, Rhinoceros sivalensis, Rhinoceros sondaicus, Rhinoceros unicornis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Laya, which is in a Pleistocene terrestrial horizon in the Philippines

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Laya

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