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Pliotragus

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Taxonomy
Pliotragus was named by Kretzoi (1941). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Bovidae by Carroll (1988).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Pliotragus Kretzoi
1988Pliotragus Carroll

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
Ruminantiamorpha
Ruminantia(Scopoli 1777)
Pecora()
familyBovidae
genusPliotragusKretzoi 1941

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingf
Diet: grazerf
Diet 2: browserf
Reproduction: viviparousf
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-09-22 12:01:17
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the MN 16 to the top of the Middle Pleistocene or 3.20000 to 0.12600 Ma

Collections (8 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Romania P. ardeus (39845 39846)
Pliocene - Pleistocene5.333 - 0.0117France P. ardeus (44231)
Pliocene - Pleistocene5.333 - 0.0117Bulgaria P. ardeus (58809)
MN 163.2 - 2.588France P. ardeus (47099 47100)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Romania P. ardeus (40109)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Spain (La Rioja) P. ardeus (189976)