Mammalia - Ungulata - Camelidae
Full reference: W. D. Matthew and H. J. Cook. 1909. A Pliocene fauna from western Nebraska. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 26(27):361-414
Parent taxon: Camelini according to J. G. Honey et al. 1998
Sister taxa: Camelus, Gigantocamelus, Megacamelus, Paracamelus, Procamelus, Titanotylopus
Type: Pliauchenia (Megatylopus) gigas
Ecology: ground dwelling browser
• Blancan of Mexico (1 collection), United States (10: Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, Texas, Washington)
• Pliocene of Mexico (2), United States (2: Texas)
• Hemphillian of Canada (1: Alberta), Mexico (4), United States (37: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas)
• Miocene of Mexico (1), United States (23: Arizona, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas)
Total: 81 collections each including a single occurrence
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