Alternative combinations: Pliohippus (Pliohippus) leidyanus, Pliohippus leidyanus
Full reference: H. F. Osborn. 1918. Equidae of the Oligocene, Miocene, and Pliocene of North America, iconographic type revision. Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History 2(1):1-217
Type specimen: AMNH 17724, a partial skeleton (Skull, jaws, vertebrre, fore and hind limbs, considerable portions of the ribs and other parts of the skeleton, all of one individual). Its type locality is ZXBar, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in the Snake Creek Formation of Nebraska.
Ecology: ground dwelling browser
Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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