Gentilicamelus cameloides Wortman 1898

Mammalia - Ungulata - Camelidae

Alternative combinations: Gomphotherium cameloides, Miolabis (Paratylopus) cameloides, Miolabis cameloides, Oxydactylus cameloides, Paratylopus cameloides, Protomeryx cameloides

Full reference: J. L. Wortman. 1898. The extinct Camelidae of North America and some associated forms. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 10(7):93-141

Belongs to Gentilicamelus according to F. B. Loomis 1936

See also Dougherty 1940, Fremd 1994, Hay 1902, Lull 1921, Matthew 1904, Matthew 1909, Merriam and Sinclair 1907, Repenning and Vedder 1961 and Wortman 1898

Sister taxon: Gentilicamelus sternbergi

Type specimen: AMNH 8179, a mandible (an almost complete mandibular ramus). Its type locality is The Cove, which is in a Miocene/Miocene terrestrial horizon in the John Day Formation of Oregon.

Distribution: found only at The Cove

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