Blancocamelus Dalquest 1975 (camel)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Camelidae

Full reference: W. W. Dalquest. 1975. Vertebrate Fossils From the Blanco Local Fauna of Texas. Occasional Papers, Museum, Texas Tech University 30:1-52

Parent taxon: Lamini according to S. D. Webb and J. A. Meachen 2004

See also Carroll 1988, Dalquest 1975, Honey et al. 1998 and Kurten and Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Aepycamelus, Alforjas, Camelops, Eulamaops, Hemiauchenia, Lama, Palaeolama, Pleiolama, Pliauchenia, Tanupolama parvus, Vicugna

Subtaxa: Blancocamelus meadei

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: New Mexico collection)

• Blancan of Mexico (1), United States (4: Texas)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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