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Archaeomeryx Matthew and Granger 1925 (ruminant)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Archaeomerycidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42604

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and W. Granger. 1925. New mammals from the Shara Murun Eocene of Mongolia. American Museum Novitates 196:1-11

Parent taxon: Archaeomerycidae according to I. A. Vislobokova 2001

Sister taxa: Irrawadymeryx, Miomeryx, Notomeryx, Xinjiangmeryx

Subtaxa: Archaeomeryx optatus

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser