Miohippus
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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parahippus
[2] https://www.thoughtco.com/miohippus-miocene-horse-1093245
[3] Ibid.
[4] Osborn, Henry, The Age of Mammals in Europe, Asia and North America, (New York: The MacMillian Co., 1921), 230
[5] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miohippus
[6] Licensed CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creative commons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0) [7] National Parks Service Photo, https://www.nps.gov/media/photo/view.htm?id=03917FDD-1DD8-B71B-0BD7DFA90ABAED99
[7] National Parks Service Photo, https://www.nps.gov/meda/photo/view.htm?id=03917FDD-1DD8-B71B--0BD7DFA90ABAED99
[8] Marsh, O.C., Fossil Horses in America,The American Naturalist, Vol. 8, No. 5, (The University of Chicago Press for The American Society of Naturalists, May 1874), 290. Retrieved from http://www.jstor.org/stable/2447952
Photo by mark6mauno [6],
via Wikimedia Commons
Skeleton
Fd. Sespe Formation, California, USA
 
Leg [8]
Miohippus Annecteus
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Perissodactyla/Equidae/Anchitheriiane

 

Size

Slightly smaller than Parahippus that is 3.3 feet high at withers [1], about 4 feet long [2]

Eye sockets

Incomplete bony rim? about 0.64 of skull length from front of skull to center of socket

Type of teeth

Low-crowned, enamel over dentine

Toes

Three toes on each leg: larger toe in middle [3], all toes will touch ground

Hooves/pads

Locations found

Oregon [4], California to Florida, USA to Alberta, Canada [5]

Other

Eighteen rib pairs per photo below

Preorbital fossa (depression)

Horse Evolution?
Anchippus
Anchitherium
Equus 1 (Recent)
Equus 2 (Recent)
Equus 1 (Fossils)
Equus 2 (Fossils)
Hipparion
Hippidion
Hypohippus
Kalobatippus
Merychippus
Mesohippus
Miohippus
Nannippus
Neohipparion
Orohippus
Parahippus
Pliohippus
Protohippus
Protorohippus
Unidentified
Hyracotherum (Eohippus)