Hyrachyus lunanensis Huang and Qi 1982 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Hyrachyidae

Full reference: X. Huang and T. Qi. 1982. Notes on Late Eocene Tapiroids from the Lunan Basin, Eastern Yurinan. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 20(4):315-326

Belongs to Hyrachyus according to Huang and Qi 1982

Sister taxa: Hyrachyus agrarius, Hyrachyus crista, Hyrachyus eximius, Hyrachyus grandis, Hyrachyus metalophus, Hyrachyus minor, Hyrachyus modestus, Hyrachyus nanus, Hyrachyus neimongoliensis, Hyrachyus paradoxus, Hyrachyus tongi, Chasmotherium depereti

Type specimen: IVPP V6515, a set of teeth. Its type locality is Lumeiyi Village, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Lumeiyi Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Lumeiyi Village

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