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Yumaceras Frick 1937 (ruminant)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Palaeomerycidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52732

Alternative spelling: Pediomeryx (Yumaceras)

Full reference: C. Frick. 1937. Horned ruminants of North America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 69:1-669

Parent taxon: Cranioceratini according to D. R. Prothero and M. R. Liter 2008

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

Subtaxa: Yumaceras figginsi, Yumaceras hamiltoni, Yumaceras ruminalis

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Type: Yumaceras figginsi

Ecology: ground dwelling browser