Cosoryx furcatus Leidy 1869 (pronghorn)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Antilocapridae

Alternative combinations: Dicrocerus furcatus, Merycodus furcatus

Synonyms: Cosoryx agilis Douglass 1899, Cosoryx burgensis Frick 1937, Merycodus agilis Douglass 1899

Belongs to Cosoryx according to C. M. Janis and E. Manning 1998

See also Cope 1875, Douglass 1899, Douglass 1903, Frick 1937, Furlong 1927, Galbreath 1953, Green 1956, Gregory 1942, Hay 1902, Matthew 1904, Skinner and Taylor 1967, Tabrum and Nichols 2001, Voorhies 1990 and Webb 1969

Sister taxa: Cosoryx cerroensis, Cosoryx ilfonsensis

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of Japan (1 collection), United States (45: Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, South Dakota)

Total: 46 collections each including a single occurrence

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