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Hyracodon nebraskensis Leidy 1850 (odd-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Hyracodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47298

Alternative combinations: Aceratherium nebrascensis, Hyracodon nebrascensis, Rhinoceros (Hyracodon) nebrascensis, Rhinoceros nebraskensis

Synonym: Hyracodon doddi Tanner and Martin 1976 (taxon 47291)

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1850. [Abstract of remarks made before a meeting of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, December 17th, 1850]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 5(1):121-122

Belongs to Hyracodon according to D. R. Prothero 1998

Sister taxa: Hyracodon arcidens, Hyracodon browni, Hyracodon leidyanus, Hyracodon major, Hyracodon medius, Hyracodon petersoni, Hyracodon primus, Hyracodon priscidens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 20.5 x 23.8, M2 22.3 x 25.2, M3 20.8 x 22.8, m1 19.4 x 14.1, m2 22.5 x 14.0, m3 23.5 x 13.1