Hispanotherium Crusafont and Villalta 1947 (rhinoceros)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Synonyms: Begertherium, Beliajevina Heissig 1974, Caementodon Heissig 1972, Caementodon (Beliajevina) Heissig 1974, Huaqingtherium Huang and Yan 1983, Huqingtherium Huang and Yan 1983, Procoelodonta (Begertherium) , Tesselodon Yan 1979

Parent taxon: Elasmotheriini according to T. Deng 2003

See also Antoine and Welcomme 2000, Carroll 1988, Guérin and Pickford 2003 and Prothero and Schoch 1989

Sister taxa: Aegyrcitherium, Bugtirhinus, Elasmotherium, Gobitherium

Subtaxa: Caementodon (Caementodon) Hispanotherium (Hispanotherium) Hispanotherium matritense Hispanotherium tungurense

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of China (5 collections), Pakistan (2), Spain (8), Turkey (1)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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