Peraceras hessei Prothero and Manning 1987 (rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Full reference: D. R. Prothero and E. M. Manning. 1987. Miocene rhinoceroses from the Texas Gulf Coastal Plain. Journal of Paleontology 61(2):388-423

Belongs to Peraceras according to D. R. Prothero 2005

See also Prothero and Manning 1987

Sister taxa: Peraceras profectum, Peraceras superciliosum, Peraceras superciliosus

Ecology: ground dwelling browser


• Miocene of United States (15: New Mexico, Texas collections)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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