Megaceroides Joleaud 1914 (deer)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Cervidae

Alternative spelling: Megaloceros (Megaceroides)

Parent taxon: Cervidae according to A. Azzaroli and P. Mazza 1992

See also Gentry 2010 and Grubb 2000

Sister taxa: Agalmaceros, Alcinae, Anoglochis, Antifer, Bretzia, Capreolinae, Cariacus, Cervalces, Cervavitulus, Cervina, Cervinae, Cervodama, Cervulus, Cervus guineensis, Charitoceros, Eocoileus, Epieuryceros, Euctenoceros, Eumeryx, Furcifer, Habromeryx, Lucentia, Metacervulus, Moschina, Paraceros, Paracervulus, Paradicrocerus, Plesiometacarpalia, Pliocervinae, Procervulus, Pseudaxis, Pudu, Sangamona, Sangamona fugitiva, Telemetacarpalia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (3 collections), Spain (2)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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