Sianodon gaowangouensis Li 2003 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Amynodontidae

Full reference: Q. Li. 2003. New materials of Sianodon from Shaanxi, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 41(3):203-210

Belongs to Sianodon according to Q. Li 2003

Sister taxa: Cadurcodon ardynense, Cadurcodon ardynensis, Cadurcodon bahoensis, Cadurcodon houldjinensis, Cadurcodon kazakademius, Cadurcodon maomingensis, Cadurcodon suhaituensis, Sianodon honanensis, Sianodon sinensis, Sianodon mienchiensis, Sianodon chiyuanensis, Sianodon ulausuensis

Type specimen: IVPP V13381, a partial skull. Its type locality is Gaowangou (locality 64017), Niusimiao, Weinan, Shaanxi, which is in an Eocene/Oligocene terrestrial sandstone in the Bailuyuan Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Gaowangou (locality 64017), Niusimiao, Weinan, Shaanxi

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