Prosynthetoceras Patton 1967 (protoceratid)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Protoceratidae

Full reference: T. H. Patton. 1967. Revision of the Selenodont Artiodactyls from Thomas Farm. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 29(3):179-190

Parent taxon: Synthetoceratini according to D. R. Prothero and J. A. Ludtke 2007

See also Carroll 1988, Patton 1967, Prothero 1998, Webb 1981 and Webb et al. 2003

Sister taxon: Lambdoceras

Subtaxa: Prosynthetoceras francisi Prosynthetoceras orthrionanus Prosynthetoceras texanus

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (31: Florida, Louisiana, Nebraska, New Jersey, Texas collections)

Total: 31 collections including 35 occurrences

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