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Morphippus Ameghino 1897 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Notohippidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43384

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1897. Mammiféres crétacés de l’Argentine (Deuxième contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique de couches à Pyrotherium) [Cretaceous mammals of Argentina (second contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Pyrotherium Beds)]. Boletin Instituto Geografico Argentino 18(4–9):406-521

Parent taxon: Notohippidae according to F. Ameghino 1897

Sister taxa: Argyrohippus, Coresodon, Eomorphippus, Eurygeniops normalis, Interhippus, Mendozahippus, Moqueguahippus, Nesohippus, Notohippus, Pampahippus, Pascualihippus, Patagonhippus, Perhippidion, Pseudhippus, Rhynchippus, Rosendo, Stilhippus, Eurygenium

Subtaxa: Morphippus complicatus, Morphippus fraternus, Morphippus hypselodus, Morphippus imbricatus, Morphippus quadrilobus

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Type: Morphippus imbricatus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore