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Miohippus Marsh 1874 (anchitheriine horse)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Equidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43011

Synonyms: Altippus Douglass 1908 (no. 43947), Pediohippus Schlaikjer 1935 (no. 50046)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1874. Notice of new equine mammals from the Tertiary formation. American Journal of Science 7(39):247-258

Parent taxon: Anchitheriinae according to B. J. MacFadden 1998

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Miohippus anceps, Miohippus annectens, Miohippus assiniboiensis, Miohippus condoni, Miohippus equiceps, Miohippus equinanus, Miohippus gemmarosae, Miohippus gidleyi, Miohippus grandis, Miohippus intermedius, Miohippus longicristis, Miohippus obliquidens, Miohippus primus, Miohippus quartus, Miohippus taxus

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Type: Miohippus annectens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore