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Haploidoceros mediterraneus (Bonifay, 1967)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Euctenoceros mediterraneus Bonifay, 1967

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: c. 88,000 BC

 

Distribution

Europe (including France)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Bonifay, Marie-Francoise. (1967). Principales formes caracteristiques du quarternaire moyen du sud-est de la France (Grands Mamiferes). Bulletin du Musee d'Anthropologie Prehistorique de Monaco 14: 49-62.

 

Other references:

Croitor, Roman, Bonifay, Marie-Francoise and Brugal, Jean-Philippe. (2008). Systematic revision of the endemic deer Haploidoceros n. gen. mediterraneus (Bonifay, 1967) (Mammalia, Cervidae) from the Middle Pleistocene of Southern France. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 82(3): 325-346.

Croitor, Roman et al. (2020). The endemic deer Haploidoceros mediterraneus (Bonifay) (Cervidae, Mammalia) from the Late Pleistocene of Cova del Rinoceront (Iberian Peninsula): origin, ecomorphology, and paleobiology. Historical Biology 32(3): 409-427. [Abstract]

Daura, J. et al. (2015). Cova del Rinoceront (Castelldefels, Barcelona): a terrestrial record for the Last Interglacial period (MIS 5) in the Mediterranean coast of the Iberian Peninsula. Quaternary Science Reviews 114: 203-227.

Montserrat Sanz, Joan Daura, Jean-Philip Brugal. (2014). First occurrence of the extinct deer Haploidoceros in the Iberian Peninsula in the Upper Pleistocene of the Cova del Rinoceront (Castelldefels, Barcelona). Comptes Rendus Palevol. 13(1): 27-40.

Rivals, Florent, Sanz, Montserrat and Daura, Joan. (In Press, 2016). First reconstruction of the dietary traits of the Mediterranean deer (Haploidoceros mediterraneus) from the Cova del rinoceront (NE Iberian peninsula). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2016.02.014 [Abstract]

http://www.heritagedaily.com/2013/10/ub-researchers-find-remains-of-an-extinct-cervid-species-in-castelldefels/99242

 

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