Pelorovis antiquus Duvernoy 1851 (antelope)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Bovidae

Alternative combinations: Bubalus antiquus, Syncerus antiquus

Belongs to Pelorovis according to J. Peters 1990

See also Gentry 2010 and Geraads et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Pelorovis howelli, Pelorovis kaisensis, Pelorovis oldowayensis, Pelorovis turkanensis

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Congo-Kinshasa (2 collections), Kenya (1), Morocco (2), South Africa (11), Tanzania (1)

• Pliocene of South Africa (1)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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