Mesatirhinus Osborn 1908 (brontothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Full reference: H. F. Osborn. 1908. New or little known titanotheres from the Eocene and Oligocene. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 24(32):599-617

Parent taxon: Dolichorhininae according to B. J. Mader 2008

See also Carroll 1988, Mader 1998, Mihlbachler 2008, Osborn 1908, Osborn 1914, Prothero and Schoch 1989 and Riggs 1912

Sister taxon: Sphenocoelus

Subtaxa: Mesatirhinus junius Mesatirhinus megarhinus

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (6: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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