Ilingoceros schizoceras Merriam 1911 (pronghorn)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Antilocapridae

Full reference: J. C. Merriam. 1911. Tertiary Mammal Beds Of Virgin Valley and Thousand Creek In Northwestern Nevada. Part II.-Vertebrate Faunas. University of California Publications Bulletin of the Department of Geology 6(11):199-304

Belongs to Ilingoceros according to J. C. Merriam 1911

Sister taxon: Ilingoceros alexandrae

Type specimen: UCMP 11893, a partial skull (a complete horn-core). Its type locality is Thousand Creek, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in Nevada.

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer

Distribution: found only at Thousand Creek

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