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Ramoceros Frick 1937 (pronghorn)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Antilocapridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42736

Full reference: C. Frick. 1937. Horned ruminants of North America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 69:1-669

Parent taxon: Antilocapridae according to C. M. Janis and E. Manning 1998

Sister taxa: Antilocapra, Antilocaprinae, Cosoryx, Hayoceros, Hexameryx, Ilingoceros, Merriamoceros, Merycodontinae, Merycodus, Paracosoryx, Plioceros, Submeryceros, Texoceros

Subtaxa: Ramoceros brevicornis, Ramoceros marthae, Ramoceros osborni, Ramoceros palmatus, Ramoceros ramosus

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Type: Merycodus osborni

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer