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Camelops kansanus Leidy 1854 (camel)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44803

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1854. Description of a Fossil Apparently Indicating an Extinct Species of the Camel Tribe. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 7:172-173

Belongs to Camelops according to J. Baskin and R. G. Thomas 2015

Sister taxa: Camelops arenarum, Camelops hesternus, Camelops maximus, Camelops minidokae, Camelops nevadanus, Camelops nitidus, Camelops vacondae, Eschatius, Eschatius conidens, Megalomeryx niobrarensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore