Diploclonus amplus Marsh 1890 (brontothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae

Alternative combinations: Allops amplus, Brontops amplus, Megacerops amplus, Menodus amplus, Titanotherium amplum

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1890. Notice of new Tertiary mammals. American Journal of Science 39:523-525

Belongs to Diploclonus according to O. C. Marsh 1890

See also Clark and Beerbower 1967, Hay 1902, Mader 1989, Mader 1998, Osborn 1896, Osborn 1902, Osborn 1929 and Scott 1941

Sister taxa: Megacerops assiniboiensis, Megacerops coloradensis, Megacerops copei, Megacerops curtus, Megacerops elatus, Megacerops kuwagatarhinus, Megacerops osborni, Megacerops riggsi, Megacerops syceras, Brontops dispar, Brontops selwynianus, Brontops robustus, Brontops bicornutus, Brontops tyleri, Brontops brachycephalus, Teleodus avus, Allops crassicornus, Brontotherium medium, Menodus tichoceras, Menodus giganteus, Menodus dolichoceras, Menodus hypoceras, Menodus angustigenis, Menops serotinus, Menops varians, Menops marshi, Menops walcotti, Menops crassicornis, Menops bakeri, Titanotherium proutii, Symborodon acer, Symborodon torvus, Symborodon ophryas, Symborodon altirostris, Symborodon heloceras, Symborodon trigonoceras, Symborodon bucco

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Diploclonus amplus in the database

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