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Surameryx acrensis Prothero et al. 2014 (ruminant)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Palaeomerycidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 295743

Full reference: D. R. Prothero, K. E. Campbell, B.L. Beatty and C.D. Frailey. 2014. New late Miocene dromomerycine artiodactyl from Amazon Basin: implications for interchange dynamics. Journal of Paleontology 88(3):434-443

Belongs to Surameryx according to D. R. Prothero et al. 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: LACM 155113, a mandible (Left ramus with p3-m3). Its type locality is LACM 5159, which is in the Miocene of horizon the Madre de Dios Formation Brazil.

Ecology: ground dwelling browser