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Scaphohippus Pagnac 2006 (horse)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Full reference: D. Pagnac. 2006. Scaphohippus, a new genus of horse (Mammalia: Equidae) from the Barstow Formation of California. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 13(1):37-61

Parent taxon: Equinae according to D. Pagnac 2006

Sister taxa: Acritohippus, Equini, Hipparionini, Merychippus, Protohippini, Stylonus, Stylonus seversus

Subtaxa: Scaphohippus intermontanus, Scaphohippus sumani

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Type: Merychippus sumani

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser