Plioceros blicki Frick 1937 (pronghorn)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Antilocapridae

Alternative combination: Sphenophalos blicki

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

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

See also Frick 1937, Stirton 1938, Tedford and Barghoorn 1993 and Tedford et al. 1987

Sister taxa: Plioceros dehlini, Plioceros floblairi

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer

Distribution:

• Hemphillian of United States (1: New Mexico collection)

• Miocene of United States (5: Montana, New Mexico)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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