Matthewlabis Prothero 2011 (camel)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Camelidae

Synonym: Paralabis Lull 1921 [replaced name]

Full reference: D. R. Prothero. 2011. Matthewlabis, new name for Paralabis Lull, 1921, preoccupied. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 31(5):1168-1168

Parent taxon: Camelidae according to J. G. Honey et al. 1998

See also Prothero 2011

Sister taxa: Aepycamelinae, Altomeryx, Auchenia, Aucheniina, Australocamelus, Camelina, Camelinae, Floridatragulinae, Gentilicamelus, Gomphotherium, Gomphotherium serus, Merycotheriina, Miolabinae, Nothokemas, Nothokematinae, Oxydactylus, Palauchenia, Paratylopus, Poebrodon, Poebrotheriinae, Poebrotherium, Priscocamelus, Protolabinae, Protomeryx, Stenomylinae, Stilauchenia

Subtaxa: Matthewlabis cedrensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser-browser

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (2: Colorado, Nebraska collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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