Alternative combinations: Capromeryx altidens, Merycodus altidens
Synonyms: Capromeryx texanus Hesse 1935, Dorcameryx optimae Reed and Longnecker 1928, Texoceros texanus Hesse 1935
Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1924. Third contribution to the Snake Creek Fauna. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 50:59-210
- Texoceros altidens: Its type locality is Aphelops Draw Quarries, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in the Snake Creek Formation of Nebraska
- Capromeryx texanus: UCMP 30337, a mandible (lower left jaw). Its type locality is Hemphill County 6, which is in a Miocene/Hemphillian terrestrial sandstone/gravel in Texas.
- Dorcameryx optimae:
Ecology: ground dwelling browser
• Miocene of United States (1: California)
Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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