Gomphotherium gratum Hay 1916 (gomphothere)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Full reference: O. P. Hay. 1916. Descriptions of some fossil vertebrates found in Texas. Bulletin of the University of Texas 71:3-24

Belongs to Gomphotherium according to O. P. Hay 1916

Sister taxa: Gomphotherium anguirvalis, Gomphotherium angustidens, Gomphotherium brewsterensis, Gomphotherium connexus, Gomphotherium emmonsi, Gomphotherium nebrascensis, Gomphotherium ngorora, Gomphotherium productum, Gomphotherium pygmaeus, Gomphotherium rugosidens, Gomphotherium shensiensis, Gomphotherium simplicidens, Gomphotherium wimani, Serridentinus mongoliensis, Serridentinus filholi, Tetrabelodon osborni, Tetrabelodon angustidens, Trilophodon ligoniferus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Pitts Bridge, which is in a Pleistocene fluvial-lacustrine sandstone in Texas

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Pitts Bridge

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