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†family Chalicotheriidae Gill 1872 (chalicothere)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 43076

Synonym: Eomoropidae Matthew 1929 (taxon 94190)

Parent taxon: Chalicotherioidea according to J. J. Hooker and D. Dashzeveg 2004

Sister taxa: Grangeria, Lophiodontidae, Protomoropus

Subtaxa: Chalicotheriinae, Eomoropus, Limognitherium, Litolophus, Macrotheriinae, Moropodinae, Moropus, Schizotheriinae, Schizotherium

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser