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Hypertragulus Cope 1874 (ruminant)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Hypertragulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42591

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1874. Supplementary additions to the Synopsis of New Vertebrata from the Territory of Colorado, 1873. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories 1(1):22-28

Parent taxon: Hypertragulidae according to I. A. Vislobokova 2001

Sister taxa: Andegameryx, Hypertragulinae, Nanotragulus

Subtaxa: Hypertragulus calcaratus, Hypertragulus chadronensis, Hypertragulus crawfordensis, Hypertragulus dakotensis, Hypertragulus heikeni, Hypertragulus hesperius, Hypertragulus minor, Hypertragulus minutus, Hypertragulus planiceps, Hypertragulus quadratus, Hypertragulus sequens

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Ecology: ground dwelling frugivore