Researchers find Common Ancestor for Rhino and Horse

November 24, 2014 12:57 PM

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Researchers find Common Ancestor for Rhino and Horse

A common ancestor for the rhino and the horse has been found by an international research team. The team of researchers discovered fossils in India that indicate towards a common ancestor for perissodactyls, odd-toed ungulates that involve rhinos, horses, and tapirs.

According to NBC News, it was known by scientists that they were part of the same family, but the fossils depict for the first time that they have found a common ancestor. It has been a continuing process for more than last 10 years. The researchers have dug up over 200 bones associated with Cambayt...

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