ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Eomoropus minimus Zdansky 1930 (chalicothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 58320

Full reference: O. Zdansky. 1930. Die alttertiären Säugetiere Chinas nebst stratigraphischen Bemerkungen (Mammalian fauna of the Lower Tertiary from China and some stratigraphic remarks). Palaeontologia Sinica, Series C 7(2):1-87

Belongs to Eomoropus according to O. Zdansky 1930

Sister taxa: Eomoropus amarorum, Eomoropus anarsius, Eomoropus major, Eomoropus pawnyunti, Eomoropus quadridentatus, Eomoropus ulterior

Type specimen: Its type locality is Lok7, Shang-Ho, Jen-Tsun, Mien-Chih-Hsien, Yuanqu basin, which is in an Eocene terrestrial marl in the Hedi Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore