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Trigonias Lucas 1900 (rhinoceros)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43229

Synonym: Procaenopus Figgins 1934 (taxon 50681)

Full reference: F. A. Lucas. 1900. A New Rhinoceros, Trigonias osborni, from the Miocene of South Dakota. 23(1207):221-223

Parent taxon: Rhinocerotidae according to H. Wang et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Aceratheriinae, Aceratheriini, Amphicaenopus, Anchisodon tubifer, Atelodus, Diceratheriinae, Dicerorhininae, Forstercooperia crudus, Gigantamynodon akespensis, Gulfoceras, Huangotherium, Iranotheriinae, Menoceratinae, Penetrigonias, Rhinoceros crassus, Rhinoceros oregonensis, Rhinocerotinae, Subhyracodon, Teleoceratinae, Teletaceras, Uintaceras, Woodoceras, Zalabis

Subtaxa: Trigonias osborni, Trigonias wellsi

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Type: Trigonias osborni

Ecology: scansorial insectivore