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Aletomeryx Lull 1920 (ruminant)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Palaeomerycidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42630

Synonym: Dyseomeryx Stirton 1944 (taxon 45955)

Full reference: R. S. Lull. 1920. An upper Carboniferous footprint from Attleboro, Massachusetts. American Journal of Science 200

Parent taxon: Aletomerycinae according to D. R. Prothero and M. R. Liter 2008

Sister taxa: Aletomerycini, Diabolocornis, Sinclairomeryx

Subtaxa: Aletomeryx gracilis, Aletomeryx marslandensis, Aletomeryx occidentalis, Blastomeryx pristinus

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Type: Aletomeryx gracilis

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer