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Epiaceratherium naduongense Böhme et al. 2013 (rhinoceros)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 320801

Full reference: M. Böhme, M. Aiglstorfer, P.-O. Antoine, E. Appel, P. Havlik, G. Métais, Laq The Phuc, S. Schneider, F. Setzer, R. Tappert, Dang Ngoc Tran and D. J. Uhl Prieto. 2013. Na Duong (northern Vietnam) – an exceptional window into Eocene ecosystems from Southeast Asia. Zitteliana A 53:120-167

Belongs to Epiaceratherium according to M. Böhme et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Epiaceratherium bolcense, Epiaceratherium magnum

Type specimen: Its type locality is Na Duong Mine layer 80 , which is in a Bartonian/Eocene lacustrine - large lignite in the Na Duong Formation of Vietnam

Ecology: scansorial insectivore