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Megacerops Leidy 1870 (brontothere)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Synonyms: Ateleodon Schlaikjer 1935, Brontotherium Marsh 1873, Haplacodon Cope 1889, Megaceratops Cope 1873, Teleodus Marsh 1890, Titanops Marsh 1887, Titanotherium Leidy 1852

Parent taxon: Brontotheriita according to M. C. Mihlbachler 2008

Sister taxa: Dianotitan, Duchesneodus, Eubrontotherium, Notiotitanops, Parabrontops, Parvicornus, Protitanops

Subtaxa: Megacerops angustigenis, Megacerops coloradensis, Megacerops curtus, Megacerops kuwagatarhinus, Megacerops osborni, Megacerops platyceras, Megacerops riggsi, Titanotherium avum

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser