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1. Teleoceras - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia
Teleoceras is an extinct genus of grazing rhinoceros that lived in North America during the Miocene epoch, which ended about 5.3 million years ago, all the way to the early Pliocene
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Fossil range: Early Miocene–Early Pliocene PreЄ O S D ... N Teleoceras Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Perissodactyla
Family: Rhinocerotidae
Genus: Teleoceras
Type species Teleoceras major
  • T. americanum T. brachyrhinum T. hicksi T. fossiger T. guymonense T. major T. medicornutum T. meridianum T. proterum
  • Mesoceras (Cook, 1930) Paraphelops Lane, 1927
Teleoceras is an extinct genus of grazing rhinoceros that lived in North America during the Miocene epoch , which ended about 5.3 million years ago, all the way to the early Pliocene epoch Teleoceras had much shorter legs than modern rhinos, and a barrel chest, making its build more like that of a hippopotamus than a modern rhino. Like the hippo, it was probably also semi-aquatic. Teleoceras had a single small nasal horn. Teleoceras fossiger specimen at the National Museum of Natural History Washington, DC Teleoceras is the most common fossil in the Ashfall Fossil Beds of Nebraska . In fact, its remains were so numerous and concentrated that the building housing the greatest concentraion of Ashfall fossils is dubbed the "Rhino Barn". Most of the skeletons are preserved in a nearly-complete state. One extraordinary specimen includes the remains of a

2. Paleontology, Ashfall Fossil Beds - Sciences, Life Sciences, Paleontology, Paleo
Life Sciences / Paleontology / Paleontology, Ashfall Fossil Beds Paleontology, Ashfall Fossil Beds

3. Scarlet's Web - 3/1/96 - News In Brief
Ashfall Fossil Beds Paleontology in the Public Eye will be the subject of the next Paul A. Olson Seminar in Great Plains Studies at the UNL.
March 1, 1996
Moeser Investiture Ceremony April 26 An investiture ceremony for Chancellor James Moeser is set for Friday, April 26, in the Lied Center for Performing Arts. A committee of faculty, managerial/professional and office/service staff representatives, chaired by Lawrence Mallett, director of the School of Music, is planning the ceremony. It will be open to the public, and members of the university community will be invited to attend. Watch the Scarlet for further details.
Fernea to Discuss Islamic Women at Thompson Lecture March 6
Author Elizabeth Fernea will deliver the next lecture in the E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues at UNL. Fernea's lecture, "Islamic Women Today: New Challenges, Changing Roles" will be presented at 3:30 p.m. March 6 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Her lecture is the fourth in this year's Thompson Forum series, which concludes April 16 with Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel. Thompson Forum lectures are free and open to the public. They are also available by satellite at sites statewide, including College Park at Grand Island, state colleges, community colleges, and high schools. A writer, teacher and filmmaker, Fernea has lived in the Middle East for nearly 12 years. With her husband, anthropologist Robert A. Fernea, she has done research in Iraq, Egypt and Morocco.

4. Scarlet's Web - 3/1/96 - Calendar
March 6, Paul A. Olson Seminar in Great Plains Studies Ashfall Fossil Beds Paleontology in the Public Eye, Michael Voorhies, Univ. of Nebraska State Museum of Natural
March 2 to 9, 1996
  • Cultural Survival Project, artwork by recent immigrant and refugee youth in collaboration with Shelley Fuller and Wendy Weiss and a special guest exhibition by Linda Anfuso, jewelry, TCD Gallery, Home Economics Bldg., East Campus. To March 7.
  • Design Diaspora: Black Architects and International Architecture 1970-1990, Architecture Hall Gallery. To March 8.
  • The Faust Suite by Pieter Cornelius, Sheldon Gallery. To March 17.
  • Shaker: The Art of Craftsmanship, Sheldon Gallery. To March 31.
  • California Color, Sheldon Gallery. To March 31.
  • Kinesthetic Energy: Mark di Suvero, Sheldon Gallery. To April 7.
  • It's Just Plain(s) Politics: Cartoons as Perceptions of the Regional and National Scenes, Great Plains Art Collection. Runs from March 5 to May 3.
  • March 2 to 9, The Changing Face of Canadian Cinema: New Canadian Cinema, complete schedules and synopses are available at the Ross Film Theater box office, Ross Film Theater. Contact: Ross Film Theater, (402) 472-5353.
  • March 3, "Magic Mountains: The Hill Stations of India," Dane Kennedy, 2:30 p.m, Morrill Hall auditorium. Contact: Lentz Center, (402) 472-5841.

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