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Megahippus mckennai - RAM 910

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Megahippus mckennai
RAM 910

Specimen Description
Partial skull.

Classification
Mammalia: Perissodactyla: Equidae

Locality
RAM locality V94294 (San Bernardino County, California)

Geological Horizon
Barstow Formation

Geological Age
Barstovian NALMA, Middle Miocene

Original Publication
Tedford, R. H., and R. M. Alf. 1962. A new Megahippus from the Barstow Formation, San Bernardino County, California. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Science 61:113–122. [freely readable via Biodiversity Heritage Library]

Current Taxonomic Status
Valid.

Note
The specimen number was given as RAM 6500 by Tedford and Alf; it was renumbered in the 1990s under the museum's new catalog system.

 

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