Eomoropus quadridentatus Zdansky 1930 (chalicothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae

Synonym: Eomoropus zhanggouensis Cheng and Ma 1990

Full reference: O. Zdansky. 1930. Die alttertiären Säugetiere Chinas nebst stratigraphischen Bemerkungen (Mammalian fauna of the Lower Tertiary from China and some stratigraphic remarks). Palaeontologia Sinica, Series C 7(2):1-87

Belongs to Eomoropus according to E. H. Colbert 1935

See also Cheng and Ma 1990, Lucas 2004 and Zdansky 1930

Sister taxa: Eomoropus amarorum, Eomoropus anarsius, Eomoropus major, Eomoropus meridiorientalis, Eomoropus minimus, Eomoropus pawnyunti, Eomoropus ulterior

Type specimens:

Ecology: ground dwelling browser


• Eocene of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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