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Teleoceras Hatcher 1894 (rhinoceros)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43226

Synonyms: Eusyodon Leidy 1886 (no. 46438), Paraphelops Lane 1927 (no. 49935)

Full reference: J. B. Hatcher. 1894. A Median Horned Rhinoceros From the Loup Fork Beds of Nebraska. The American Geologist 8(3):149-150

Parent taxon: Teleoceratini according to D. R. Prothero 2005

Sister taxa: Aprotodon, Brachydiceratherium, Brachypodella, Brachypotherium, Diaceratherium, Prosantorhinus

Subtaxa: Teleoceras (Mesoceras), Teleoceras americanum, Teleoceras brachyrhinum, Teleoceras felicis, Teleoceras fossiger, Teleoceras guymonense, Teleoceras hicksi, Teleoceras major, Teleoceras medicornutum, Teleoceras meridianum, Teleoceras proterum, Teleoceras snowi

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Type: Teleoceras major

Ecology: amphibious grazer