Paleontological Journal

, Volume 45, Issue 6, pp 665–673

Hippotraginae (Bovidae, Artiodactyla, Mammalia) from the Late Miocene of Tuva

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Abstract

Fossil remains of Late Miocene (Baode, NMU10-NMU11) horse antelopes from Tuva (Russia) are described, including Tragoreas sp., Protoryx tuvaensis sp. nov. from the Taralyk Cher locality and Quirliqnoria sp. from the Kholu locality. A new species, Protoryx tuvaensis Dmitrieva et Serdyuk, is described. These taxa compose a Late Miocene antelope assemblage of a new eastern geographical point (Russia, Tuva, Baode, NMU10-MN11).

Keywords

Bovidae Hippotraginae Late Miocene Early Pliocene Turolian Tuva 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Borissiak Paleontological InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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