Equus conversidens Owen, 1869

Mexican horse



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Equus alaskae?; Equus semiplicatus?


Conservation Status

Extinct if valid

Last record: Holocene?



Mexico & USA












Original scientific description:

Owen, Richard. (1869). On fossil remains of Equines from Central and South America referable to Equus conversidens Ow., E. tau Ow., and E. arcidens Ow.: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 159: 559-573.


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