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Bootherium bombifrons Harlan 1825 (antelope)

Amniota - Therapsida - Bovidae

Alternative combinations: Bos bombifrons, Ovibos bombifrons

Synonyms: Bison appalachicolus Rhoads 1895, Bootherium appalachicolus Rhoads 1895, Bootherium brazosis Hesse 1942, Bootherium cavifrons Leidy 1852, Bootherium nivicolens Hay 1915, Bootherium sargenti Gidley 1908, Gidleya zuniensis Gidley 1906, Liops zuniensis Gidley 1906, Ovibos appalachicolus Rhoads 1895, Ovibos cavifrons Leidy 1852, Ovibos giganteus Frick 1937, Ovibos zuniensis Gidley 1906, Scaphoceros cavifrons Leidy 1852, Scaphoceros tyrelli Osgood 1905, Scaphoceros tyrrelli Osgood 1905, Symbos australis Brown 1908, Symbos cavifrons Leidy 1852, Symbos convexifrons Barbour 1934, Symbos promptus Hay 1921, Symbos tyrelli Osgood 1905

Belongs to Bootherium according to H. Kirkland et al. 1997

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Average measurements (in mm): m2 29.7 x 15.9