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Pediomeryx Stirton 1936 (ruminant)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Palaeomerycidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42636

Full reference: R. A. Stirton. 1936. A New Ruminant from the Hemphill Middle Pliocene of Texas. Journal of Paleontology 10(7):644-647

Parent taxon: Cranioceratini according to D. R. Prothero and M. R. Liter 2007

Sister taxa: Barbouromeryx, Bouromeryx, Cranioceras, Procranioceras, Yumaceras

Subtaxa: Pediomeryx hemphillensis

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Type: Pediomeryx hemphillensis

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer