Anoplotherium Cuvier 1804 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Anoplotheriidae

Synonyms: Eurytherium Gervais 1852, Hoplotherium Meyer 1841, Oplotherium Laizer and Parieu 1838, Pleregnathus Laizer and Parieu 1838

Parent taxon: Anoplotheriinae according to J. Erfurt and G. Metais 2007

See also Carroll 1988, Gray 1825, Hooker 2007, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Owen 1848

Sister taxa: Diplobune, Duerotherium, Ephelcomenus, Robiatherium

Subtaxa: Anoplotherium commune Anoplotherium latipes Anoplotherium laurillardi Anoplotherium platypus Anoplotherium pompeckji Thylacomorphus

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Oligocene of France (1 collection), the United Kingdom (1)

• Eocene to Oligocene of France (1)

• Eocene of France (10), Germany (1), Portugal (1), Spain (1), Switzerland (2), the United Kingdom (8)

Total: 26 collections including 32 occurrences

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