ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Chalicotherium Kaup 1833 (chalicothere)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43079

Full reference: J. J. Kaup. 1833. Description d'Ossements Fossiles de Mammifères Inconnus Jusqu'à-Présent. 2:1-31

Parent taxon: Chalicotheriinae according to D. R. Prothero and R. M. Schoch 1989

Sister taxa: Anisodon, Nestoritherium

Subtaxa: Chalicotherium antiquum, Chalicotherium goldfussi, Chalicotherium wetzleri

View classification

Type: Chalicotherium goldfussi

Ecology: scansorial insectivore