Dryopithecus brancoi Schlosser 1901 (ape)

Mammalia - Primates - Hominidae

Synonyms: Rangwapithecus (Ataxopithecus) sericus Kretzoi 1984, Rangwapithecus (Ataxopithecus) serus Kretzoi 1984, Rudapithecus hungaricus Kretzoi 1969

Belongs to Dryopithecus according to T. Harrison et al. 1991

Sister taxa: Dryopithecus (Rangwapithecus), Dryopithecus chinjiensis, Dryopithecus crusafonti, Dryopithecus fontani, Dryopithecus mogharensis, Rangwapithecus (Ataxopithecus)

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution: found only at Rudabánya (Miocene of Hungary)

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