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Parablastomeryx Frick 1937 (musk deer)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Moschidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42649

Full reference: C. Frick. 1937. Horned ruminants of North America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 69:1-669

Parent taxon: Blastomerycinae according to D. R. Prothero 2008

Sister taxa: Blastomeryx, Longirostromeryx, Machaeromeryx, Problastomeryx, Pseudoblastomeryx

Subtaxa: Parablastomeryx floridanus, Parablastomeryx gregorii

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Type: Parablastomeryx gregorii

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer