Toromeryx Wilson 1974 (protoceratid)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Protoceratidae

Full reference: J. A. Wilson. 1974. Early Tertiary Vertebrate Faunas, Vieja Group and Buck Hill Group, Trans-Pecos Texas: Protoceratidae, Camelidae, Hypertragulidae. Bulletin of the Texas Memorial Museum 23:1-24

Parent taxon: Protoceratidae according to D. R. Prothero and J. A. Ludtke 2007

See also Carroll 1988, Prothero 1998 and Wilson 1974

Sister taxa: Calops, Heteromeryx, Leptoreodon, Leptotragulinae, Leptotragulus, Poabromylus, Protoceratinae, Pseudoprotoceras, Synthetoceratinae, Trigenicus

Subtaxa: Toromeryx marginensis

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Type: Toromeryx marginensis

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (2: Texas collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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