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Eurygnathohippus woldegabrieli

4 million-year-old fossil horse plugs gap in equine evolution

From: The Hindu Researchers have discovered a new species of fossil horse that lived 4.4 million years ago in Ethiopia, a discovery that fills a gap in the evolutionary history of horses. About the size of a small zebra, Eurygnathohippus woldegabrieli had three-toed hooves and grazed the grasslands and shrubby woods in the Afar Region, scientists said. The horse ...Full Article