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Anchitheridae (anchitheriine horse)
Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Anchitheridae
It was reranked as the subfamily Anchitheriinae by Osborn and Wortman (1892), Osborn and Wortman (1895), Gidley (1907), Quinn (1955), Prothero and Schoch (1989), Prado and Alberdi (1996) and MacFadden (1998).
It was assigned to Solidungula by Leidy (1869); to Solidungula by Leidy (1873); and to Equidae by Osborn and Wortman (1892), Osborn and Wortman (1895), Gidley (1907), Quinn (1955), Prothero and Schoch (1989), Prado and Alberdi (1996) and MacFadden (1998).
|Year||Name and author|
|1869||Anchitheridae Leidy p. 302|
|1873||Anchitheridae Leidy p. 322|
|1892||Anchitheriinae Osborn and Wortman p. 93|
|1895||Anchitheriinae Osborn and Wortman p. 352|
|1907||Anchitheriinae Gidley p. 867|
|1955||Anchitheriinae Quinn p. 12|
|1989||Anchitheriinae Prothero and Schoch p. 531|
|1996||Anchitheriinae Prado and Alberdi p. 676|
|1998||Anchitheriinae MacFadden p. 544|
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|J. W. Gidley 1907||Teethbrachyodoiat; molariformpremolarsthree; digit formula 3-3; 5th digit on fore foot vestigial; 1st digit of fore foot not represented inknownforms; lateraltoes,sofarasknoSwn,reachingtheground; orbit not closed behind.