Nestoritherium

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Nestoritherium
Temporal range: Late Miocene to Early Pleistocene
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Perissodactyla
Family: Chalicotheriidae
Genus: Nestoritherium

Nestoritherium is an extinct genus of chalicothere; it has been dated to have lived from the late Miocene to the Early Pleistocene (11.6–0.781 mya).[1][2][3] This range makes Nestoritherium the most recently dated chalicothere to date – it has been found in fossil sites in Myanmar and China.[3]

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  • Chinese Fossil Vertebrates by Spencer G. Lucas

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