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Acerorhinus

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Acerorhinus Kretzoi
1989Acerorhinus Prothero and Schoch p. 535
2001Acerorhinus Kaya and Heissig p. 462
2005Acerorhinus Antoine and Saraç p. 619
2014Acerorhinus Athanassiou et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
Tapiromorpha(Haeckel 1873)
Ceratomorpha(Wood 1937)
superfamilyRhinocerotoidea
familyRhinocerotidae
subfamilyAceratheriinaeDollo 1885
genusAcerorhinusKretzoi 1942

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: browserf
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-31 17:08:31
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Serravallian to the top of the MN 12 or 13.82000 to 7.24600 Ma

Collections (11 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Serravallian13.82 - 11.62China (Jiangsu) Diceratherium sp. (42249)
Vallesian11.608 - 8.7China (shaanxi) Chilotherium gracile (42254)
Vallesian11.608 - 8.7China (Gansu) A. sp. (42257)
Vallesian11.608 - 8.7China (Ningxia) A. tsaidamensis (42261)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Greece (Attica) Acerotherium sp. (182754)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Turkey (Cankiri) A. sp. (184368)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Greece (Euboea) Rhinocerotidae indet. (195435)
MN 109.7 - 8.7Turkey (Thrace) A. zernowi (67661)
MN 10 - MN 119.7 - 7.75China (Shaanxi) A. sp. (78323)
MN 127.75 - 7.246Turkey (Anatolia) A. sp. (60534)
MN 12 - MN 137.75 - 4.9China (Shaanxi) A. palaeosinense (78328)