Paracosoryx Janis and Manning 1998 (pronghorn)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Antilocapridae

Parent taxon: Antilocapridae according to E. B. Davis 2007

See also Alroy 2002 and Janis and Manning 1998

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

Subtaxa: Paracosoryx alticornis Paracosoryx dawesensis Paracosoryx furlongi Paracosoryx loxoceros Paracosoryx nevadensis Paracosoryx wilsoni

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Type: Cosoryx wilsoni

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer


• Miocene of Canada (3: Saskatchewan collections), United States (33: California, Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, Wyoming)

Total: 36 collections each including a single occurrence

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