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Moropus merriami Holland and Peterson 1913 (chalicothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 80558

Alternative combinations: Chalicotherium merriami, Macrotherium merriami

Full reference: W. J. Holland and O. A. Peterson. 1913. The osteology of the Chalicotheroidea, with special reference to a mounted skeleton of Moropus elatus Marsh, now installed in the Carnegie Museum. Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum 3(2):189-406

Belongs to Moropus according to W. J. Holland and O. A. Peterson 1913

Sister taxa: Moropus distans, Moropus elatus, Moropus hollandi, Moropus matthewi, Moropus maximus, Moropus oregonensis, Moropus senex

Ecology: scansorial insectivore