Palaeohypsodontus Trofimov 1958 (ruminant)

Mammalia - Ungulata

Full reference: B. A. Trofimov. 1958. New Bovidae from the Oligocene of Central Asia. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 2(4):243-247

Parent taxon: Ruminantia according to G. M├ętais et al. 2003

See also Carroll 1988 and Trofimov 1958

Sister taxa: Amphimoschus, Archaeomerycidae, Bovoidea, Giraffoidea, Hispanomerycidae, Krabitherium, Merycotherium, Mosaicomeryx, Paalitherium, Pecora, Prodremotherium, Thandaungia, Tragulidae, Tragulina

Subtaxa: Palaeohypsodontus asiaticus Palaeohypsodontus zinensis

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Type: Palaeohypsodontus asiaticus

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of Pakistan (1 collection)

• Oligocene of China (1), Mongolia (3), Pakistan (2), Turkey (1)

Total: 8 collections including 9 occurrences

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