Turpanotherium Qiu and Wang 2007 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Paraceratheriidae

Full reference: Z. Qiu and B. Wang. 2007. Paracerathere Fossils of China. Palaeontologia Sinica, New Series C 193(29):1-396

Parent taxon: Paraceratheriinae according to Z. Qiu and B. Wang 2007

Sister taxa: Aralotherium, Dzungariotherium, Juxia, Paraceratherium, Pristinotherium, Urtinotherium, Benaratherium

Subtaxa: Turpanotherium elegans Turpanotherium yagouense

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Type: Turpanotherium elegans

Ecology: ground dwelling browser


• Miocene of China (3 collections)

• Oligocene of China (5)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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