Cosoryx Leidy 1869 (pronghorn)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Antilocapridae

Parent taxon: Antilocapridae according to C. M. Janis and E. Manning 1998

See also Douglass 1909, Galbreath 1953, Gregory 1942, Henshaw 1939, Matthew 1904, Matthew 1904, Skinner and Taylor 1967 and Tedford et al. 1987

Sister taxa: Antilocapra, Antilocaprinae, Hayoceros, Hexameryx, Ilingoceros, Merriamoceros, Merycodontinae, Merycodus, Paracosoryx, Plioceros, Ramoceros, Submeryceros, Texoceros

Subtaxa: Cosoryx cerroensis Cosoryx furcatus Cosoryx ilfonsensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution:

• Hemphillian of Mexico (3 collections)

• Miocene of Japan (1), United States (88: California, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, South Dakota, Washington)

Total: 92 collections each including a single occurrence

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