Taxon profile


Equus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Perissodactyla - odd-toed ungulates »  family Equidae - horses

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Included taxa

Number of records: 15

subgenus Allohippus Kretzoi, 1938
subgenus Amerhippus Hoffstetter, 1950
subgenus Asinus Gray, 1824 - ass
subgenus Dolichohippus Heller, 1912
subgenus Equus Linnaeus, 1758 - true horses
subgenus Hippotigris Smith, 1841
subgenus Parastylidequus Mooser & Dalquest, 1975
subgenus Sussemionus Eisenmann, 2010
species Equus capensis Broom, 1909
species Equus mosbachensis von Reichenau, 1903
species Equus sivalensis Falconer & Cautley, 1849
species Equus teilhardi Eisemann, 1975

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [69e8c1f5-6861-4626-91bc-15c7d2acb0be]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Equus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015

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