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Afrotragulus Sánchez et al. 2010 (chevrotain)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Tragulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 238403

Full reference: I. M. Sánchez, V. Quiralte, J. Morales and M. Pickford. 2010. A new genus tragulid ruminant from the early Miocene of Kenya. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55(2):177-187

Parent taxon: Tragulidae according to I. M. Sánchez et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Archaeotragulus, Cryptomeryx, Dorcabune, Dorcatherium, Hyemoschus, Hyomoschus, Iberomeryx, Krabimeryx, Siamotragulus, Tragulus, Yunnanotherium

Subtaxa: Afrotragulus moruorotensis, Afrotragulus parvus

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Ecology: ground dwelling frugivore-grazer