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Capricamelus Whistler and Webb 2005 (camel)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 96406

Full reference: D. P. Whistler and S. D. Webb. 2005. New goatlike camelid from the Late Pliocene of Tecopa Lake Basin, California. Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 503:1-40

Parent taxon: Miolabinae according to D. P. Whistler and S. D. Webb 2005

Sister taxa: Cuyamacamelus, Miolabis, Nothotylopus, Paramiolabis

Subtaxa: Capricamelus gettyi

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Type: Capricamelus gettyi

Ecology: scansorial insectivore