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Archaeomeryx Matthew and Granger 1925 (ruminant)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Hypertragulidae

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: Hypertragulidae according to W. D. Matthew and W. Granger 1925

Sister taxa: Andegameryx, Hypertragulinae, Hypertragulus, Hypisodontinae, Hypisodus, Nanotragulus, Parvitragulus, Praetragulus, Simimeryx

Subtaxa: Archaeomeryx optatus

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Type: Archaeomeryx optatus

Ecology: ground dwelling frugivore