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Equus caballus (horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Equus caballus Linnaeus
1840Equus neogaeus Lund
1841Equus hippagrus Smith p. 294
1889Hipphaplus bravardi Ameghino p. 552
1894Hippidium neogaeum Lydekker p. 75
1911Equus caballus Thomas p. 154
1927Equus caballus Boule and De Villeneuve p. 37
1955Equus caballus Quinn p. 58
1957Equus caballus Quinn p. 21
1963Equus asinus hippagrus Schomber
2004Equus (Amerhippus) neogeus Zurita et al.
2006Equus (Amerhippus) neogeus Rincón 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()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
orderPerissodactyla()
suborderLophodontomorpha
infraorderEuperissodactyla
Hippomorpha
superfamilyEquoidea
familyEquidae
subfamilyEquinaeSteinmann and Döderlein 1890
tribeEquini
genusEquus
speciescaballus

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
partNmean

Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingg
Diet: grazerg
Created: 2005-08-31 14:57:30
Modified: 2009-01-04 13:02:31
Source: g = genus, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Gelasian to the top of the Holocene or 2.58800 to 0.00000 Ma

Collections (72 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Piacenzian - Calabrian3.6 - 0.781Italy (Basilicata) Equus caballus (38087)
Gelasian2.588 - 1.806United Kingdom (England) Equus caballus (77767)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Netherlands Equus caballus (189574)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Bolivia (Tarija) Hippidium neogaeum (142016)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Italy (Tuscany) Equus caballus (51778)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781United Kingdom (England) Equus caballus (77750)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Turkey Equus caballus (39314)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Israel Equus caballus (37024 39252)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Spain (Segovia) Equus caballus (36452 36517 36518 36523)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Greece (Chalkidiki) Equus caballus (183123)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Italy (Puglia) Equus caballus (44091)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Greece (Attica) Equus caballus (182753)
Quaternary2.588 - 0.0Italy (Lombardia) Equus caballus (36376)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Spain (Castilla-Leon) Equus caballus (34926 34927)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Italy (Roma) Equus caballus (44090)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126France (Pas de Calais) Equus caballus (49087)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Russian Federation (Respublika Saha (Jakutija)) Equus caballus (48581)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Germany (Rheinland-Pfalz) Equus caballus (43018)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Spain (Granada) Equus caballus (35180)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Italy (Verona) Equus caballus (43664)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Spain (Soria) Equus caballus (73757 73759 73760 73761 73763)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Turkey Equus caballus (43008)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Kazakhstan Equus caballus (40496)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126United Kingdom (England) Equus caballus (77754)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126France (Haute-Garonne) Equus caballus (49089)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Italy (Trieste) Equus caballus (43701 43704) Equus marxi (40808)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Italy (Lazio Region) Equus caballus (36134)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126United Kingdom (Norfolk) Equus caballus (49816)
Lujanian0.781 - 0.012Argentina (Cordoba) Equus neogeus (197916)
Lujanian0.781 - 0.012Argentina (Buenos Aires) Equus neogaeus (198875) Equus neogeus (71279 71303) Equus sp. (63337)
Lujanian0.781 - 0.012Argentina (Chaco) Equus neogeus (78577 78580)
Middle Pleistocene - Late/Upper Pleistocene0.781 - 0.0117Italy (Trieste) Equus caballus (43702)
Middle Pleistocene - Late/Upper Pleistocene0.781 - 0.0117Kazakhstan Equus caballus (40497)
Middle Pleistocene - Late/Upper Pleistocene0.781 - 0.0117France (Poitou-Charentes) Equus caballus (43618)
Middle Pleistocene - Quaternary0.781 - 0.0Israel Equus caballus (13490)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117France Equus caballus (43630)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Germany (Rheinland-Pfalz) Equus caballus (43015)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Brazil (Piaui) Equus neogeus (71331 71332 71334)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (interglacial)0.126 - 0.0117Russian Federation Equus caballus (79548)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117United Kingdom (England) Equus caballus (93828)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) Equus neogeus (148417)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Russian Federation (Respublika Saha (Jakutija)) Equus caballus (48587 48592)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117France (Poitou-Charentes) Equus caballus (43619 43628 43629 43631 43632)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Monaco Equus caballus (191719 191720)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Netherlands Equus caballus (82530)
Late/Upper Pleistocene - Holocene0.126 - 0.0Brazil (Rio Grande do Norte) Equus neogeus (148309)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Italy (Vicenza) Equus caballus (43690)
Holocene0.0117 - 0.0Netherlands Equus caballus (55533 122115)