Mammuthus hayi Barbour 1915 (mammoth)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Elephantidae

Alternative combination: Archidiskodon hayi

Synonyms: Elephas haroldcooki Hay 1928, Elephas scotti Barbour 1925, Mammuthus haroldcooki Hay 1928

Belongs to Mammuthus according to J. Shoshani and P. Tassy 1996

See also Agenbroad 2005, Barbour 1925, Hibbard 1953, Kurten and Anderson 1980, Lister 1993, Lucas 1996, Lucas et al. 1999, Madden 1983 and Webb and Dudley 1995

Sister taxa: Mammuthus chosaricus, Mammuthus columbi, Mammuthus creticus, Mammuthus exilis, Mammuthus lamarmorae, Mammuthus meridionalis, Mammuthus primigenius, Mammuthus trogontherii, Archidiskodon celebensis, Archidiskodon weifangensis, Archidiskodon haroldcooki

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (2: Saskatchewan, Yukon collections), Mexico (1), United States (13: California, Florida, Idaho, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas)

• Blancan of United States (1: New Mexico)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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