Eomoropus amarorum Cope 1881 (chalicothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae

Alternative combination: Triplopus amarorum

Synonym: Eomoropus annectens Peterson 1919

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1881. The systematic arrangement of the Order Perissodactyla. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 19(108):377-401

Belongs to Eomoropus according to L. B. Radinsky 1964

See also Coombs 1998, Hay 1902, Lucas and Schoch 1989, McCarroll et al. 1996, Osborn 1913 and Peterson 1919

Sister taxa: Eomoropus anarsius, Eomoropus major, Eomoropus minimus, Eomoropus pawnyunti, Eomoropus quadridentatus, Eomoropus ulterior

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (2: Utah, Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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