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Equus neogaeus Lund, 1840 (1841?)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Equus neogeus Lund, 1840 (1841?)

 

Conservation Status

Last Record : Late Pleistocene (Holocene?)

 

Distribution

Locality: Argentina & Brazil

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Lund, P. W. (1841). Tillaeg til de to Sidste Afhandlinger over Brasiliens Dyreverden för Sidste Jordomvaeltning: Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs naturvidenskabelige og Mathematiske Afhandlinger, 8, 273-296.

 

Other references:

Avilla, Leonardo Santos et al. (2018). Pleistocene Equus (Equidae: Mammalia) from northern Brazil: evidence of scavenger behavior by ursids on South American horses. Ameghiniana 55(5): 517-530.

Dantas, Mário André Trindade, Cherkinsky, Alexander, Bocherens, Hervé, Drefahl, Morgana, Bernardes, Camila and França, Lucas de Melo. (2017). Isotopic paleoecology of the Pleistocene megamammals from the Brazilian Intertropical Region: Feeding ecology (δ13C), niche breadth and overlap. Quaternary Science Reviews 170: 152-163. [Abstract]

Kerber, Leonardo, Pitana, Vanessa Gregis, Ribeiro, Ana Maria, Hsiou, Annie Schmaltz and Oliveira, Edison V. (2014). Late Pleistocene vertebrates from Touro Passo Creek (Touro Passo Formation), southern Brazil: a review. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas 31(2): 248-259.

Lopes, Renato Pereira et al. (2021). The Santa Vitória Alloformation: an update on a Pleistocene fossil-rich unit in Southern Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Geology 51(1): e2020065.

Morosi, Elizabeth and Ubilla, Martin. (2019). Feeding and environmental studies on late Pleistocene horses in mid-latitudes of South America (northern Uruguay). Quaternary Science Reviews 225: 106025. [Abstract]

Omena, Érica Cavalcante et al. (2020). Late Pleistocene meso-megaherbivores from Brazilian Intertropical Region: isotopic diet (δ13C), niche differentiation, guilds and paleoenvironmental reconstruction (δ13C, δ18O). Historical Biology. https://doi.org/10.1080/08912963.2020.1789977

Pansani, Thaís Rabito et al. (2019). Isotopic paleoecology (δ13C, δ18O) of Late Quaternary megafauna from Mato Grosso do Sul and Bahia States, Brazil. Quaternary Science Reviews 221: 105864. [Abstract]

Prado, José L.; Alberdi, María T.; Bonini, Ricardo; Crispiani, Héctor. (2018). New records of Hippidion principale and Equus neogeus from Salado River (Buenos Aires Province, Argentina). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen 289(2): 123-138. [Abstract]

Prado, José L.; Bonini, Ricardo; Favier-Dubois, Cristian; Gómez, Gustavo N.; Steffan, Pamela; Alberdi, María T. (2019). Fossil horses from the Late Pleistocene of Tapalqué Creek (Buenos Aires Province, Argentina). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen 294(3): 285-305. [Abstract]

Prates, Luciano and Perez, S. Ivan. (2021). Late Pleistocene South American megafaunal extinctions associated with rise of Fishtail points and human population. Nature Communications 12: 2175.

Ribeiro, A.M., Scherer, C.S., 2009, Mamíferos do Pleistoceno do Rio Grande do Sul, in Ribeiro, A.M., Bauermann, S.G., Scherer, C.S. (eds.), Quaternário do Rio Grande do Sul – Integrando Conhecimentos: Monografias da Sociedade Brasileira de Paleontologia, Porto Alegre, 171-191.

Scherer, Carolina Saldanha, Pales, Letícia Francielle Moreira, da Silva, Mariane Rosa Thomaz and da Silva, Samara de Almeida. (In Press, 2017). Chronological, taphonomical, and paleoenvironmental aspects of a Late Pleistocene mammalian fauna from Guanambi, Bahia, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsames.2017.07.016 [Abstract]

Villavicencio, Natalia A., Corcoran, Derek and Marquet, Pablo A. (2019). Assessing the Causes Behind the Late Quaternary Extinction of Horses in South America Using Species Distribution Models. Front. Ecol. Evol. 7: 226.

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