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Subfamily Equinae Steinmann and Döderlein 1890 (horse)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Equidae

Invalid subtaxa: Hipparion seversus Cope 1879 [nomen dubium], Hippotherium seversus Cope 1879 [nomen dubium], Merychippus seversus Cope 1879 [nomen dubium], Neohipparion seversus Cope 1879 [nomen dubium], Pliohippus seversus Cope 1879 [nomen dubium], Stylonus Cope 1879 [nomen dubium], Stylonus seversus Cope 1879 [nomen dubium]

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

Sister taxa: Anchitheriinae, Eohippus, Epihippus, Gobihippus, Hyracotheriinae, Lophiopus, Minippus, Orohippus, Parahipparion, Plesiohipparion, Pliolophus, Propalaeotherium, Protohippinae, Protorohippus, Sifrhippus, Sivalhippus, Xenicohippus

Subtaxa: Acritohippus, Equini, Hipparionini, Merychippus, Protohippini, Scaphohippus

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Type: Equini

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser