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Brontops Marsh 1887 (brontothere)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43031

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1887. Notice of new fossil mammals. American Journal of Science 34(202):323-331

Parent taxon: Brontopinae according to H. F. Osborn 1914

Sister taxon: Diploclonus

Subtaxa: Brontops bicornutus, Brontops brachycephalus, Brontops dispar, Brontops robustus, Brontops selwynianus, Brontops tyleri

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Type: Brontops robustus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore