Bomburodon Williamson and Carr 2012 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Condylarthra - Hyopsodontidae

Invalid subtaxa: Bomburia Van Valen 1978 [replaced name], Platymastus Van Valen 1978

Full reference: T. Williamson and T. Carr. 2012. Bomburodon, a new name for the Paleocene mammal Bomburia Van Valen, 1978. Journal of Paleontology 86(3):567-567

Parent taxon: Mioclaenidae according to G. T. Lloyd and G. J. Slater 2020

See also Archibald 1998, Carroll 1988, Halliday et al. 2017, Hunter 1997, McKenna and Bell 1997, Van Valen 1978, Williamson 1996, Williamson and Carr 2007, Williamson and Carr 2012, Williamson and Lucas 1993 and Zack et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Asiohyopsodus, Bubogonia, Chacomylus, Choeroclaenus, Hyopsodontinae, Hyopsodus, Lessnessina, Litaletes, Midiagnus, Mioclaenus, Molinodus, Pleuraspidotheriinae, Promioclaenus, Protoselene, Tricuspiodontinae, Valenia, Yuodon, Tiznatzinia, Mioclaeninae, Kollpaniinae, Pascualodus

Subtaxa: Bomburodon priscus

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Type: Ellipsodon priscus

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (8: New Mexico, Texas collections)

Total: 8 collections including 9 occurrences

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