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Hoploaceratherium Ginsburg and Heissig 1989 (rhinoceros)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 320400

Full reference: L. Ginsburg and K. Heissig. 1989. Hoploaceratherium, a new generic name for "Aceratherium" tetradactylum. The Evolution of Perissodactyls 418-421

Parent taxon: Aceratheriinae according to L. Ginsburg and K. Heissig 1989

Sister taxa: Acerorhinus, Alicornops, Aphelops, Chilotheridium, Chilotheriini, Dromoceratherium, Floridaceras, Galushaceras, Mesaceratherium, Peraceras, Proaceratherium, Subchilotherium, Teleoceratini

Subtaxa: Hoploaceratherium bavaricum, Hoploaceratherium tetradactylum

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Type: Rhinoceros tetradactylus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore