Skip to Main Content
San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance logo
San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library logo

Extinct Dwarf Pronghorn (Capromeryx minor) Fact Sheet: Bibliography & Resources

Extinct Dwarf Pronghorn (Capromeryx minor)


Davis, E. 2007. Family Antilocapridae. In D. Prothero, S. Foss (eds). The Evolution of Artiodactyls. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland.

Hernándex Fernández, M. and E. Vbra 2005. A complete estimate of the phylogenetic relationships in Ruminantia: a date species-level supertree of extant ruminants. Biological Reviews 80:269-302.

Janis, C. 2000. Ruminants of the Neogene of North America. In: Vrba, E. and G. Schaller (eds.) Antelopes, Deer, and Relatives: Fossil Record, Behavioral Ecology, Systematics, and Conservation. Yale University Press, New Haven and London. pp. 26-37.

Janis, C. and E. Manning 1998. Antilocapridae. In: C. Janis, K. Scott, L Jacobs, (eds.), Evolution of Tertiary Mammals of North America, Vol. 1. Terrestrial carnivores, ungulates and ungulate-like mammals, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK

Jarman, P. 1974. The social organization of antelope in relation to their ecology. Behavior, 48: 213-67.

Jimenéz-Hidalgo, E., O. Carranza-Castañeda, M. Montellano-Ballesteros 2004. A Pliocene record of Capromeryx (Mammalia: Antilocapridae) in Mexico. Journal of Paleontology 78(6):1179-1186.

Kurtén, B., and E. Anderson 1980. Pleistocene mammals of North America. Columbia University Press. New York.

Morgan, J., and N. Morgan 1995. A new species of Capromeryx (Mammalia: Artiodactyla) from the Taunton Local Fauna of Washington, and the correlation with other Blancan faunas of Washington and Idaho. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 15:160-170.

Murray, L. 2006. The smaller Artiodactyls: peccaries, oxen, deer, and pronghorns. Jefferson, G. and L. Lindsay (eds) In: Fossil Treasures of the Anza-Borrego Desert: the Last Seven Million Years. Sunbelt Publications, San Diego, California. pp.273-287.

Additional Internet Resources

Included: where to view fossils in museums

SDZWA Library Links