Hypercoryphodon Osborn and Granger 1932 (pantodont)

Mammalia - Amblypoda - Coryphodontidae

Full reference: H. F. Osborn and W. Granger. 1932. Coryphodonts and uintatheres from the Mongolian expedition of 1930. American Museum Novitates 552:1-16

Parent taxon: Coryphodontidae according to J. Wang 1994

See also Carroll 1988, de Muizon and Marshall 1992, Osborn and Granger 1932 and Simons 1960

Sister taxa: Asiocoryphodon, Coryphodon, Eudinoceras, Heterocoryphodon, Wutucoryphodon

Subtaxa: Hypercoryphodon thomsoni

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Type: Hypercoryphodon thomsoni

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of China (1 collection), Mongolia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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