|Named By:||de Christol in 1832|
|Time Period:||Early Miocene to Pleistocene, 23-0.781 Ma|
|Location:||Across Africa, Asia, Europe and North America|
|Size:||Around 1.4 meters high at the shoulder|
|Fossil(s):||Hundreds of specimens|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Mammalia | Perissodactyla | Equidae ||
|Also known as:||| Hemihipparion | Stylohipparion ||
Hipparion (Greek, "pony") is an extinct genus of horse that lived in North America, Asia, Europe, and Africa during the Miocene through Pleistocene ~23 Mya--781,000 years ago, existing for 22 million years.
Its habitat or biome would be that of non-forested, grassy plains, shortgrass prairie or steppes.