Dicerorhinus Gloger 1841 (rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Synonym: Didermocerus Brookes 1828

Parent taxon: Rhinocerotini according to T. Deng et al. 2011

See also Antunes and Mein 1977, Carroll 1988, Loose 1975, Prothero and Schoch 1989 and Xu 1986

Sister taxa: Ceratotherium, Coelodonta, Diceros, Dicerotina, Dihoplus, Elasmotheriina, Lartetotherium, Rhinoceros, Rhinocerotina, Ronzotherium, Shennongtherium, Stephanorhinus

Subtaxa: Dicerorhinus caucasicus Dicerorhinus cixianensis Dicerorhinus sumatrensis Didermocerus sansaniensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (2 collections), France (1), Germany (3), Israel (1), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (1), Morocco (1), Turkey (1), Turkmenistan (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Tajikistan (1)

• Pliocene of France (1), Hungary (2), Italy (4), Kazakhstan (1), Kyrgyzstan (1), Moldova (2), Romania (7), the Russian Federation (1), Slovakia (4), Spain (1), Tajikistan (1), Uzbekistan (1)

• MN 13 of Moldova (3)

• Miocene of Afghanistan (1), Algeria (2), Austria (2), China (3), Ethiopia (1), France (2), Georgia (1), Kenya (2), Moldova (1), Pakistan (3), the Russian Federation (1), Saudi Arabia (2), Slovakia (2), Spain (3), Uganda (3), Ukraine (3)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Kazakhstan (1)

Total: 75 collections including 79 occurrences

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