Bouromeryx Skinner et al. 1977 (ruminant)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Palaeomerycidae

Full reference: M. F. Skinner, S. M. Skinner, and R. J. Gooris. 1977. Stratigraphy and biostratigraphy of late Cenozoic deposits in central Sioux County, western Nebraska. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 158(5):263-370

Parent taxon: Cranioceratini according to D. R. Prothero and M. R. Liter 2008

See also Janis and Manning 1998, Prothero and Liter 2007 and Skinner et al. 1977

Sister taxa: Barbouromeryx, Cranioceras, Pediomeryx, Procranioceras, Yumaceras

Subtaxa: Bouromeryx americanus Bouromeryx submilleri

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser


• Hemphillian of United States (1: Colorado collection)

• Miocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan), United States (37: California, Colorado, Florida, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 39 collections including 40 occurrences

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