Hipparionini, Quinn, 1955

Denis Geraards, 2017, Late Miocene large mammals from Mahmutgazi, Denizli province, Western Turkey, Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie-Abhandlungen 284 (3), pp. 241-257: 249

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1127/njgpa/2017/0661

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5584824

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E887B8-D567-FFAB-FEBB-F98EFD1B6634

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Yanell

scientific name

Hipparionini
status

 

Hipparionini   gen. et sp. indet.

A larger form seems to be slightly more common but, except for its larger size and more robust metapodials GoogleMaps   , it does not display any significant difference, except that enamel plication is perhaps stronger ( Fig. 5 View Fig. 5 A-C). The premolars GoogleMaps   are relatively slightly shorter than in the C. cf. matthewi   . The size of the metapodials would fit several late Miocene Aegean species, and I prefer not to suggest any identification.