Ectoganus Cope 1874 (taeniodont)

Mammalia - Taeniodonta - Stylinodontidae

Synonyms: Calamodon Cope 1874, Conicodon Cope 1894, Dryptodon Marsh 1876, Lampadophorus Patterson 1949

Parent taxon: Stylinodontidae according to T. E. Williamson and S. L. Brusatte 2013

See also Alroy 2002, Cope 1882, Gazin 1936, Hay 1902, Kihm 1984, Lucas et al. 1998, McKenna 1963, Rook and Hunter 2011, Rose et al. 2012 and Schoch 1986

Sister taxa: Chungchienia, Psittacotherium, Schowalteria, Stylinodon, Wortmania

Subtaxa: Ectoganus bighornensis Ectoganus copei Ectoganus gliriformis Ectoganus lobdelli

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Type: Ectoganus gliriformis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (40: Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming collections)

• Paleocene of United States (36: Colorado, Maryland, Montana, South Carolina, Wyoming)

Total: 76 collections including 77 occurrences

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