The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Equus laurentius Hay, 1913

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid (Scott et al., 2010).

 

Conservation Status

 

 

Distribution

Kansas, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Hay, Oliver P. (1913). Notes on some fossil horses, with descriptions of four new species. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 44(1969): 569-594.

 

Other references:

Hay, Oliver P. (1927). On the type skull of Equus laurentius Hay. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 17(1): 5-7.

Kurten, B. and Anderson, E. (1980). Pleistocene mammals of North America 1-442

Scott, E., Graham, R. W., Stafford, T. W. Jnr. and Martin, L. D. (2003). On the validity of Equus laurentius Hay, 1913. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(suppl. to no. 3): 95A.

Scott, E., Stafford, T. W. Jnr., Graham, R. W. and Martin, L. D. (2010). Morphology and metrics, isotopes and dates: determining the validity of Equus laurentius Hay, 1913. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(6): 1840-1847. [Abstract]

Winans, M. C. (1989). A quantitative study of the North American fossil species of the genus Equus. The evolution of perissodactyls 262-297

 

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