Bunomeryx Wortman 1898 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Homacodontidae

Full reference: J. L. Wortman. 1898. The extinct Camelidae of North America and some associated forms. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 10(7):93-141

Parent taxon: Homacodontidae according to J. M. Theodor et al. 2007

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Gazin 1955, Hay 1902, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Peterson 1919

Sister taxa: Antiacodon, Asiohomacodon, Auxontodon, Bunomerycini, Gagadon, Hexacodus, Homacodon, Homacodontini, Hylomeryx, Limeryx, Mesomeryx, Microsus, Mytonomeryx, Pentacemylus, Texodon, Tsaganohyus

Subtaxa: Bunomeryx montanus

View classification

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (4: Utah collections)

Total: 4 collections including 5 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.