Poebrotherium Leidy 1847 (camel)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Camelidae

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1847. On a New Genus and Species of Fossil Ruminantia: Poebrotherium wilsoni. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 3(12):322-325

Parent taxon: Camelidae according to J. G. Honey et al. 1998

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Jiménez-Hidalgo et al. 2015, Lambe 1908, Prothero 1996, Scott 1940, Simpson 1945, Spaulding et al. 2009 and Thewissen et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Aepycamelinae, Altomeryx, Aucheniina, Australocamelus, Camelina, Camelinae, Floridatragulinae, Gentilicamelus, Gomphotherium, Matthewlabis, Merycotheriina, Miolabinae, Nothokemas, Nothokematinae, Oxydactylus, Palauchenia, Paratylopus, Poebrodon, Poebrotheriinae, Priscocamelus, Protolabinae, Protomeryx, Stenomylinae, Stilauchenia

Subtaxa: Poebrotherium chadronense Poebrotherium eximium Poebrotherium franki Poebrotherium wilsoni

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser-browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (1: Nebraska collection)

• Oligocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan), United States (28: Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming)

• Eocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan), Mexico (1), United States (29: Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 63 collections including 67 occurrences

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