L is for Leptotragulus – #AtoZChallenge – 2017 – Uintan Mammals
L is for Leptotragulus
Leptotragulus was a hoofed mammal that would have roughly looked like a deer, but were more closely related to camels and llamas. They were a member of a group called the Protoceratidae, that were unique in having horns on their snouts.
Here is a relative of Leptotragulus, Synthetoceras:
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