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Rhinoceros Linnaeus 1758 (one-horned rhinoceros)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43222

Alternative spelling: Rhinocerus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Rhinocerotini according to T. Deng et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Ceratotherium, Coelodonta, Dicerorhinus, Diceros, Dicerotina, Dihoplus, Elasmotheriina, Lartetotherium, Rhinocerotina, Ronzotherium, Shennongtherium, Stephanorhinus

Subtaxa: Rhinoceros (Ceratorhinus), Rhinoceros goldfussii, Rhinoceros leptodon, Rhinoceros leptorhinus, Rhinoceros minutus, Rhinoceros philippinensis, Rhinoceros sondaicus, Rhinoceros unicornis

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