Babameryx Mennecart et al. 2012 (ruminant)

Mammalia - Ungulata

Full reference: B. Mennecart, L. Scherler, F. Hiard, D. Becker, and J.P. Berger. 2012. Large mammals from Rickenbach (Switzerland, reference locality MP29, Late Oligocene): biostratigraphic and palaeoenvironmental implications. Swiss Journal of Palaeontology 131:161-181

Parent taxon: Pecora according to B. Mennecart et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Antilocapridae, Bovidae, Bugtimeryx, Camelopardalidae, Cervidae, Cervoidea, Dremotherium, Giraffidae, Leptomerycidae, Moschidae, Namibiomeryx, Orangemeryx, Prodremotheridae, Propalaeoryx, Sperrgebietomeryx, Walangania

Subtaxa: Babameryx engesseri

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Type: Babameryx engesseri

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Germany (1 collection), Switzerland (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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