F is for Forstercooperia – #AtoZChallenge – 2017 – Uintan Mammals

F is for Forstercooperia

Forstercooperia is a rhinocerotid (a hoofed mammal closely related to rhinos) from the Eocene of Asia. Originally, this name was applied to a similar mammal from the Uinta Formation of Utah, but the Utahn specimens have since been renamed Uintaceras (“Uinta horn”)

Forstercooperia by Roman Yevseyev (on DeviantArt)

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