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Colodon orientalis Borissyak 1918 (tapir)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Tapiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 345386

Belongs to Colodon according to Borissyak 1918

Sister taxa: Colodon cingulatus, Colodon copei, Colodon inceptus, Colodon kayi, Colodon occidentalis, Colodon stovalli, Colodon woodi, Paracolodon curtus

Type specimen: PIN 1442-49, a maxilla. Its type locality is Lake Chelkar-Teniz, which is in an Oligocene terrestrial horizon in Kazakhstan.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore