†subfamily Desmatochoerinae Schultz and Falkenbach 1954 (oreodont)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

Full reference: C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach. 1954. Desmatochoerinae, a new subfamily of oreodonts. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 105(2)

Parent taxon: Merycoidodontidae according to C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach 1954

Sister taxa: Aclistomycterinae, Brachycrurinae, Eporeodontinae, Leptaucheniinae, Merychyinae, Merycochoerinae, Merycoidodontinae, Miniochoerinae, Oreonetinae, Phenacocoelinae, Promerycochoerinae, Ticholeptinae, Ustatochoerinae, Eucrotaphus, Diplotremus

Subtaxa: Pseudodesmatochoerus Superdesmatochoerus

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Type: Desmatochoerus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Arikareean of United States (2: Nebraska, Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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