Gentilicamelus Loomis 1936 (camel)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Camelidae

Full reference: F. B. Loomis. 1936. The skeleton of a new fossil camel from Wyoming. University of Wyoming Publications 2(5):59-64

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

See also Carroll 1988, Loomis 1936 and Prothero 1996

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

Subtaxa: Gentilicamelus cameloides Gentilicamelus sternbergi

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser-browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: Oregon collection)

• Arikareean of United States (4: Oregon)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Florida)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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