Amebelodon (Konobelodon) britti Lambert 1990 (gomphothere)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Full reference: W. D. Lambert. 1990. Rediagnosis of the Genus Amebelodon (Mammalia, Proboscidea, Gomphotheriidae), with a New Subgenus and Species, Amebelodon (Konobelodon) britti. Journal of Paleontology 64(6):1032-1040

Belongs to Amebelodon (Konobelodon) according to W. D. Lambert 1990

Sister taxa: Amebelodon (Konobelodon) cyrenaicus, Konobelodon atticus

Type specimen: UF 70000, a mandible. Its type locality is Moss Acres Racetrack, which is in a Hemphillian pond claystone in the Alachua Formation of Florida.

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Moss Acres Racetrack

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