Chalicotherium Kaup 1833 (chalicothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae

Full reference: J. J. Kaup. 1833. Description d'Ossements Fossiles de Mammifères Inconnus Jusqu'à-Présent. 2:1-31

Parent taxon: Chalicotheriinae according to D. R. Prothero and R. M. Schoch 1989

See also Carroll 1988, Cope 1881, Cope 1889, Cope 1891, Lambe 1908 and Owen 1848

Sister taxon: Nestoritherium

Subtaxa: Chalicotherium antiquum Chalicotherium wetzleri

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Type: Chalicotherium antiquum

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of Austria (3 collections), China (2), France (9), Georgia (2), Germany (4), Greece (1), Hungary (1), India (1), Kenya (1), Poland (1), Slovakia (1), Spain (1), Tajikistan (2), Turkey (1), Uganda (1)

Total: 31 collections each including a single occurrence

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