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Axis Gray 1825 (deer)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Cervidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42657

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1825. An outline of an attempt at the disposition of Mammalia into Tribes and Families, with a list of genera apparently appertaining to each Tribe. Annals of Philosophy, new series 10:337-344

Parent taxon: Cervinae according to I. Agnarsson and L. J. May-Collado 2008

Sister taxa: Candiacervus, Dama, Megacerini, Torontoceros

Subtaxa: Axis (Axis), Axis (Hyelaphus), Axis kuhlii

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Ecology: scansorial grazer