Hipparion forcei Richey 1948 (hipparionine horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Full reference: K. A. Richey. 1948. Lower Pliocene horses from Black Hawk Ranch, Mount Diablo, California. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences 28(1):1-44

Belongs to Hipparion according to B. J. MacFadden 1984

See also Boessenecker 2011, MacFadden 1998 and Richey 1948

Sister taxa: Hipparion chiai, Hipparion concudense, Hipparion condoni, Hipparion crassum, Hipparion dietrichi, Hipparion fissurae, Hipparion gromovae, Hipparion laromae, Hipparion longipes, Hipparion macedonicum, Hipparion matthewi, Hipparion mediterraneum, Hipparion minus, Hipparion molayanense, Hipparion periafricanum, Hipparion phlegrae, Hipparion rocinantis, Hipparion sellardsi, Hipparion shirleyae, Hipparion sitifense, Hipparion tehonense, Hipparion theniusi, Hipparion weihoense, Hippotherium venustum

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (11: California, Nebraska collections)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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