Elasmotherium Fischer 1808 (rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Parent taxon: Elasmotheriini according to T. Deng 2003

See also Carroll 1988, Gray 1825, Owen 1848 and Prothero and Schoch 1989

Sister taxa: Aegyrcitherium, Bugtirhinus, Gobitherium, Hispanotherium

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (3 collections), the Russian Federation (2), Turkmenistan (3)

• Pliocene of the Russian Federation (2), Ukraine (1), Uzbekistan (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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