Lophiodon lautricense Noulet 1851 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Lophiodontidae

Belongs to Lophiodon according to Noulet 1851

See also Hooker 1986

Sister taxa: Lophiodon ballardi, Lophiodon buchsowillanum, Lophiodon cuvieri, Lophiodon eygalayense, Lophiodon filholi, Lophiodon isselense, Lophiodon leptorhynchum, Lophiodon parisiense, Lophiodon parvulum, Lophiodon remensis, Lophiodon rhinocerodes, Lophiodon sardus, Lophiodon tapirotherium, Lophiodon thomasi

Type specimen: MHNT.PAL.2010.0.116, a mandible. Its type locality is Lieu-dit Braconnac, which is in a Bartonian terrestrial horizon in the Castrais Formation of France.

Ecology: ground dwelling folivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (16 collections), Switzerland (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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