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Protylopus stocki Golz 1976 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Oromerycidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51126

Full reference: D. J. Golz. 1976. Eocene Artiodactyla of Southern California. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles Count, Science Bulletin 26:1-85

Belongs to Protylopus according to D. J. Golz 1976

Sister taxa: Protylopus annectens, Protylopus pearsonensis, Protylopus petersoni, Protylopus robustus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Laguna Riviera Quarry, which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Santiago Formation of California

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 6.45 x 6.80, M2 7.70 x 8.50, M3 8.40 x 9.40, m1 6.60 x 4.10, m2 7.65 x 4.85, m3 11.2 x 5.2