Meridiolophus Bai et al. 2014 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Isectolophidae

Full reference: B. Bai, Y. Wang, J. Meng, Q. Li, and X. Jin. 2014. New Early Eocene Basal tapiromorph from Southern China and its Phylogenetic Implications. PLoS ONE 9(10):e110806:1-9

Parent taxon: Isectolophidae according to B. Bai et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Chowliia, Gandheralophus, Homogalaxinae, Isectolophinae, Sastrilophus, Systemodontinae

Subtaxa: Meridiolophus expansus

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Type: Meridiolophus expansus

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Shishan Town (Eocene of China)

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