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Pleiolama Webb and Meachen 2004 (camel)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 96927

Full reference: S. D. Webb and J. A. Meachen. 2004. On the Origin of Lamine Camelidae Including a New Genus From the Late Miocene of the High Plains. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 36(1):349-362

Parent taxon: Lamini according to S. D. Webb and J. A. Meachen 2004

Sister taxa: Aepycamelus, Alforjas, Blancocamelus, Camelops, Eulamaops, Hemiauchenia, Lama, Palaeolama, Pliauchenia, Tanupolama parvus, Vicugna

Subtaxa: Pleiolama mckennai, Pleiolama vera

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Type: Pleiolama mckennai

Ecology: scansorial insectivore