Osbornoceros Frick 1937 (pronghorn)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Antilocapridae

Full reference: C. Frick. 1937. Horned ruminants of North America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 69:1-669

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

See also Carroll 1988 and Frick 1937

Sister taxa: Capromeryx, Ceratomeryx, Hexobelomeryx, Ottoceros, Proantilocapra, Sphenophalos, Stockoceratini, Tetrameryx

Subtaxa: Osbornoceros osborni

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Type: Osbornoceros osborni

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer

Distribution:

• Hemphillian of United States (3: New Mexico, Texas collections)

• Miocene of United States (1: New Mexico)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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