genus Equus


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Related to genus Equus: family Equidae
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Synonyms for genus Equus

type genus of the Equidae: only surviving genus of the family Equidae

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1901: Tooth characters and revision of the North American species of the genus Equus.
1989: A quantitative study of North American fossil species of the genus Equus.
A quantitative study of the North American fossil species of the genus Equus.
About 3 million years ago, the genus Equus split into eight or nine different species, including horses (Equus caballus), zebras (Equuszebra) and donkeys (Equus africanus).