Equus (Hesperohippus) Hibbard 1955 (horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Alternative spellings: Onager (Hesperhippus), Onager (Hesperohippus)

Full reference: C. W. Hibbard. 1955. Pleistocene Vertebrates from the Upper Becerra (Becerra Superior) Formation, Valley of Tequixquiac, Mexico, with Notes on Other Pleistocene Forms. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 12(5):47-96

Parent taxon: Equus according to C. W. Hibbard 1955

See also Mooser 1958 and Quinn 1957

Sister taxa: Equus (Amerhippus), Equus (Dolichohippus), Equus (Hemionus), Equus (Hippotigris), Equus (Sussemionus), Equus africanus, Equus alaskae, Equus asinus, Equus australis, Equus caballus, Equus calobatus, Equus capensis, Equus coliemensis, Equus complicatus, Equus conversidens, Equus curvidens, Equus excelsus, Equus fraternus, Equus fromanius, Equus giganteus, Equus hatcheri, Equus holmesi, Equus idahoensis, Equus intermedius, Equus jubatus, Equus laurentius, Equus leidyi, Equus mexicanus, Equus nalaikhaensis, Equus nearcticus, Equus nevadanus, Equus niobrarensis, Equus nobisi, Equus pacificus, Equus parastylidens, Equus pectinatus, Equus przewalskii, Equus pseudaltidens, Equus quagga, Equus santaeelenae, Equus scotti, Equus semiplicatus, Equus stenonis, Equus tabeti, Equus taeniopus, Equus yunnanensis, Equus zebra, Equus (Asinus) kiang, Asinus africanus, Onager onager, Plesippus francescana, Equus (Plesippus) crenidens

Subtaxa: Equus (Hesperohippus) mexicanus

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution: found only at Moore Pit (Quaternary of Texas)

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