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Alces Gray 1821 (moose)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Cervidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42653

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1821. On the natural arrangement of vertebrose animals. The London Medical Repository Monthly Journal and Review 15:296-310

Parent taxon: Alcinae according to I. Agnarsson and L. J. May-Collado 2008

Sister taxa: Libralces, Pseudalces

Subtaxa: Alces alces, Alces americanus, Alces machlis, Alces shimeki

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Type: Cervus alces

Ecology: scansorial insectivore