Promerycochoerus (Pseudopromerycochoerus) inflatus Thorpe 1921 (oreodont)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae

Alternative combinations: Promerycochoerus inflatus, Promerycochoerus macrostegus inflatus

Full reference: M. R. Thorpe. 1921. John Day Promerycochoeri, with descriptions of five new species and one new subgenus. American Journal of Science 1(3):215-244

Belongs to Promerycochoerus (Pseudopromerycochoerus) according to C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach 1949

See also Lander 1998, Thorpe 1921 and Thorpe 1937

Sister taxon: Promerycochoerus (Pseudopromerycochoerus) montanus

Type specimen: YPM 10233, a partial skull (Partial skull with C/-M3 (P2 rt.))

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Promerycochoerus (Pseudopromerycochoerus) inflatus in the database

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