†family Paraceratheriidae Osborn 1923 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Paraceratheriidae

Parent taxon: Rhinocerotoidea according to H. Wang et al. 2016

See also Qiu and Wang 2007

Sister taxa: Amynodontidae, Caenolophus, Eggysodontidae, Ergilia, Huananodon, Hyrachyidae, Hyracodontidae, Meschotherium, Ninxiatherium, Punjabitherium, Rhinocerotidae, Siamolophus, Symphysorrhachis, Toxotherium, Veragromovia

Subtaxa: Forstercooperia ergiliinensis Forstercooperia jigniensis Forstercooperiinae Paraceratheriinae

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of China (5 collections), Pakistan (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of China (1)

• Oligocene of Bulgaria (1), China (18), Georgia (1), Kazakhstan (9), Mongolia (2), Pakistan (4), Spain (1), Turkey (2)

• Eocene of Bulgaria (1), China (30), India (2), Kazakhstan (1), Mongolia (4), Pakistan (1), Thailand (1)

Total: 85 collections including 110 occurrences

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