Protoceras celer Marsh 1891 (protoceratid)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Protoceratidae

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1891. A horned artiodactyle (Protoceras celer) from the Miocene. The American Journal of Science and Arts, series 3 41(241):81-82

Belongs to Protoceras according to W. B. Scott 1940

See also Hay 1902, Marsh 1891, Marsh 1893 and Scott 1895

Sister taxa: Protoceras comptus, Protoceras nasutus, Protoceras neatodelpha, Protoceras skinneri

Ecology: ground dwelling browser


• Oligocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan collections), United States (2: South Dakota)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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