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Neohipparion Gidley 1903 (hipparionine horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43013

Synonyms: Hesperohipparion Dalquest 1981 (no. 46920), Neohipparion (Hesperohipparion) Dalquest 1981 (no. 331573)

Full reference: J. W. Gidley. 1903. The fresh-water Tertiary of northwestern Texas : American Museum expeditions of 1899-1901. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 19(26):617-635

Parent taxon: Hipparionini according to S. R. May 2019

Sister taxa: Cormohipparion, Eurygnathohippus, Hipparion, Hipparion anthonyi, Hippotherium, Hippotherium sinclairi, Nannippus, Pseudhipparion

Subtaxa: Neohipparion affine, Neohipparion eurystyle, Neohipparion gidleyi, Neohipparion leptode, Neohipparion princeps, Neohipparion sanjuanensis, Neohipparion trampasense

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Type: Neohipparion whitneyi

Ecology: scansorial grazer