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Miotapirus Schlaikjer 1937 (tapir)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Tapiridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43130

Full reference: E. M. Schlaikjer. 1937. A New Tapir from the Lower Miocene of Wyoming. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 80(4):231-251

Parent taxon: Tapiridae according to M. W. Colbert 2005

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Miotapirus harrisonensis

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Type: Miotapirus harrisonensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore