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Parahippus Leidy 1858 (anchitheriine horse)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Equidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43016

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1858. Notice of Remains of Extinct Vertebrata, from the Valley of the Niobrara River, Collected during the Exploring Expedition of 1857, in Nebraska, under the Command of Lieut. G. K. Warren, U. S. Top. Eng., by Dr. F. V. Hayden, Geologist to the Expedition. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 10:15-89

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: none

Type: Anchitherium (Parahippus) cognatus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore