Mesohippus
Mesohippus Mes`o*hip"pus, n. [NL., fr. Gr. me`sos middle + ? a horse.] (Paleon.) An extinct mammal of the Horse family, but not larger than a sheep, and having three toes on each foot. [1913 Webster]

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  • Mesohippus — (Zeichnung von Heinrich Harder, um 1920) Zeitraum Oberes Eozän bis Oligozän 42 bis 30,8 Mio. Jahre Fundorte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mesohippus — Mesohippus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mesohippus — Temporal range: Early Oligocene Mesohippus Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • mesohippus — MESOHÍPPUS s.n. Gen fosil de mamifere din familia ecvideelor, strămoş direct al calului, de mărimea unui câine. – Din fr. mesohippus. Trimis de LauraGellner, 28.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  mesohíppus s. m. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa:… …   Dicționar Român

  • Mesohippus —   Mesohippus Rango temporal: Oligoceno …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mesohippus — Ima …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mesohippus — ▪ extinct horse genus       genus of extinct early and middle Oligocene horses (the Oligocene Epoch occurred from 36.6 to 23.7 million years ago) commonly found as fossils in the rocks of the Badlands region of South Dakota, U.S. Mesohippus was… …   Universalium

  • mesohippus — noun North American three toed Oligocene animal; probably not directly ancestral to modern horses • Hypernyms: ↑horse, ↑Equus caballus • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Mesohippus * * * “+ noun Usage: capitalized Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mesohippus — ► PALEONTOLOGÍA Género de équidos fósiles del Oligoceno medio y superior …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Mesohippus — Mesohịppus   [zu griechisch híppos »Pferd«], fossile Gattung der Pferde aus dem mittleren Oligozän Nordamerikas; 115 cm lang, Schulterhöhe 60 cm; relativ kurze Extremitäten, alle Füße dreizehig, mit stark betonter Mittelzehe (Huf) …   Universal-Lexikon

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