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Eomorphippus Ameghino 1901 (notoungulate)

Osteichthyes - Notoungulata - Notohippidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43381

Synonyms: Eurystomus Roth 1901 (no. 315768), Pleurystomus Ameghino 1902 (no. 315767), Pseudostylops Ameghino 1901 (no. 314700)

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1901. Notices préliminaires sur des ongulés nouveaux des terrains crétacés de Patagonie [Preliminary notes on new ungulates from the Cretaceous terrains of Patagonia]. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Córdoba 16:349-429

Parent taxon: Notohippidae according to A. R. Wyss et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Argyrohippus, Coresodon, Eurygeniops normalis, Interhippus, Mendozahippus, Moqueguahippus, Morphippus, Nesohippus, Notohippus, Pampahippus, Pascualihippus, Patagonhippus, Perhippidion, Pseudhippus, Rhynchippus, Rosendo, Stilhippus, Eurygenium

Subtaxa: Eomorphippus bondi, Eomorphippus neilopdykei, Eomorphippus obscurus

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Type: Eomorphippus obscurus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore