Esthonyx Cope 1874 (tillodont)

Mammalia - Cimolesta - Esthonychidae

Parent taxon: Esthonychinae according to S. G. Lucas and R. M. Schoch 1998

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Cope 1882, Gazin 1953, Lydekker 1885, Rose et al. 2012 and Wang and Jin 2004

Sister taxa: Anthraconyx, Indoesthonyx, Paresthonyx

Subtaxa: Esthonyx acutidens Esthonyx bisulcatus Esthonyx gunnelli Esthonyx spatularius

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (1 collection), India (1), Mexico (1), United States (287: Colorado, New Mexico, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Paleocene of United States (3: Colorado, Wyoming)

Total: 293 collections including 302 occurrences

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