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Hemiauchenia Gervais and Ameghino 1880 (camel)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42528

Synonyms: Holomeniscus Cope 1884 (no. 47069), Tanupolama Stock 1928 (no. 52037)

Parent taxon: Lamini according to D. R. Ruez 2005

Sister taxa: Aepycamelus, Alforjas, Blancocamelus, Camelops, Eulamaops, Lama, Palaeolama, Pleiolama, Pliauchenia, Tanupolama parvus, Vicugna

Subtaxa: Auchenia vitakeriana, Hemiauchenia edensis, Hemiauchenia gracilis, Hemiauchenia guanajuatensis, Hemiauchenia macrocephala, Hemiauchenia minima, Hemiauchenia paradoxa, Tanupolama longurio

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Type: Hemiauchenia paradoxa

Ecology: scansorial browser-grazer