Gobiohyus pressidens Matthew and Granger 1925 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Helohyidae

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and W. Granger. 1925. New mammals from the Irdin Manha Eocene of Mongolia. American Museum Novitates (198)1-10

Belongs to Gobiohyus according to M. C. Coombs and W. P. Coombs 1977

See also Matthew and Granger 1925 and Vislobokova 2004

Sister taxa: Gobiohyus orientalis, Gobiohyus reshetovi, Gobiohyus robustus, Gobiohyus yuanchuensis

Type specimen: AMNH 20247, a mandible (dentary with m2-3)

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution: found only at Khaichin Ula II [SMPE] (Eocene of Mongolia)

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.