Merycodus crucensis Frick 1937 (pronghorn)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Antilocapridae

Alternative combination: Meryceros crucensis

Full reference: C. Frick. 1937. Horned ruminants of North America. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 69:1-669

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

See also Frick 1937

Sister taxa: Merycodus hookwayi, Merycodus joraki, Merycodus major, Merycodus minimus, Merycodus minor, Merycodus necatus, Merycodus prodromus, Merycodus sabulonis, Merycodus tehuanus, Merycodus trilateralis, Merycodus warreni

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (2: New Mexico collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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