Mammut furlongi Shotwell and Russell 1963 (mastodon)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Mammutidae

Full reference: J. A. Shotwell and D. E. Russell. 1963. Mammalian fauna of the Upper Juntura formation, the Black Butte local fauna. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 53(1):42-69

Belongs to Mammut according to J. A. Shotwell and D. E. Russell 1963

Sister taxa: Mammut americanum, Mammut borsoni, Mammut cosoensis, Mammut floridanum, Mammut matthewi, Mammut pacificus, Mammut raki, Mastodon rectus, Mastodon spenceri, Mammut mirificum, Mastodon (Tetralophodon), Mastodon bumiajuensis, Mastodon proavus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Black Butte (UO 2343), which is in a Miocene terrestrial horizon in the Juntura Formation of Oregon

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (2: Oregon collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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