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Megaloceros giganteus Blumenbach 1799 (Irish elk)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Cervidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 149394

Alternative combination: Cervus giganteus

Belongs to Megaloceros according to I. Agnarsson and L. J. May-Collado 2008

Sister taxa: Megaloceros algericus, Megaloceros luochuanensis, Alces (Megaceros) fossilis, Megaceros baotouensis

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser