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Family Antilocapridae Gray 1866 (pronghorn)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 42720

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1866. Notes on the Proghorn Buck (Antilocapra), and its position in the system. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 18(10):323-326

Parent taxon: Pecora according to M. Spaulding et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Babameryx, Bovidae, Bugtimeryx, Camelopardalidae, Cervidae, Cervoidea, Dremotherium, Giraffidae, Leptomerycidae, Moschidae, Namibiomeryx, Orangemeryx, Prodremotheridae, Propalaeoryx, Sperrgebietomeryx, Walangania

Subtaxa: Antilocapra, Antilocaprinae, Cosoryx, Hayoceros, Hexameryx, Ilingoceros, Merriamoceros, Merycodontinae, Merycodus, Paracosoryx, Plioceros, Submeryceros, Texoceros

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer