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†subfamily Anchitheriinae Leidy 1869 (anchitheriine horse)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Equidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53170

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1869. The extinct mammalian fauna of Dakota and Nebraska, including an account of some allied forms from other localities, together with a synopsis of the mammalian remains of North America. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 2:1-472

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

Sister taxa: Duchesnehippus, Eohippus, Epihippus, Equinae, Gobihippus, Hyracotheriinae, Lophiopus, Minippus, Orohippus, Plesiohipparion, Pliolophus, Protohippinae, Protorohippus, Sifrhippus, Sivalhippus, Xenicohippus

Subtaxa: Anchitherium, Archaeohippus, Desmatippus, Hypohippus, Kalobatippus, Megahippus, Mesohippus, Miohippus, Parahippus, Sinohippus

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser