Didelphodus altidens Marsh 1872 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Alternative combination: Centetodon altidens

Synonyms: Didelphodus ventanus White 1952, Phenacops incerta Matthew 1909

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part II. American Journal of Science 4(21):202-224

Belongs to Didelphodus according to C. L. Gazin 1976

See also Marsh 1872, Matthew 1909, McKenna et al. 1962, Van Valen 1966 and White 1952

Sister taxa: Didelphodus absarokae, Didelphodus rheos, Didelphodus serus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (17: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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