Heptacodon occidentalis Osborn and Wortman 1894 (anthracothere)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Anthracotheriidae

Full reference: H. F. Osborn and J. L. Wortman. 1894. Fossil mammals of the Lower Miocene White River beds. Collection of 1892. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 6(7):199-228

Belongs to Heptacodon according to W. B. Scott 1940

Sister taxa: Heptacodon curtus, Heptacodon gibbiceps, Heptacodon occidentale, Heptacodon pellionis, Heptacodon yeguaensis

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Chadronia Pocket (Eocene of Nebraska)

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