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Teleolophus zaisanicus Gabunia 1984 (tapir)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Tapiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 345384

Belongs to Teleolophus according to Gabunia 1984

Sister taxa: Teleolophus danjiangensis, Teleolophus daviesi, Teleolophus magnus, Teleolophus medius, Teleolophus primarius, Teleolophus rectus, Teleolophus shandongensis, Teleolophus sichuanensis, Teleolophus xui

Type specimen: IP AN GruzSSR L-33, a tooth. Its type locality is Obayla, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Obayla Formation of Kazakhstan.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore