Calippus cerasinus Hulbert, Jr. 1988 (horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Alternative combination: Calippus (Grammohippus) cerasinus

Full reference: R. C. Hulbert, Jr. 1988. Calippus and Protohippus (Mammalia, Perissodactyla, Equidae) from the Miocene (Barstovian-early Hemphillian) of the Gulf Coastal Plain. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 32(3):221-340

Belongs to Calippus according to B. J. MacFadden 1998

See also Hulbert 1988

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: F:AM 114100, a partial skull (partial adult skull containing left maxilla with P2-M3, and portions of the left facial region, orbit, and braincase)

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (14: Florida, Nebraska, Texas collections)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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