Megacamelus Frick 1929 (camel)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Camelidae

Full reference: C. Frick. 1929. Childs Frick Tertiary-Quaternary Explorations, 1928. Natural History 29(1):106-108

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

See also Alroy 2002 and Simpson 1945

Sister taxa: Camelus, Gigantocamelus, Megatylopus, Paracamelus, Procamelus, Titanotylopus

Subtaxa: Megacamelus fricki Megacamelus merriami

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Type: Pliauchenia merriami

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-browser

Distribution:

• Hemphillian of United States (4: California, Idaho, Nebraska collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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