†family Entelodontidae Lydekker 1883 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Entelodontidae

Parent taxon: Cetancodontamorpha according to M. Spaulding et al. 2009

See also Boisserie et al. 2005, Carroll 1988, Foss 2007, Gregory 1910, Lucas et al. 1998, Scott 1940, Thewissen et al. 2001, Vislobokova 2008 and Wood 1960

Sister taxon: Achaenodon

Subtaxa: Ammodon Ammodon leidyanum Archaeotherium Arctodon Boochoerus Boochoerus humerosus Cypretherium Daeodon Daeodon shoshonensis Dinohyus Entelodon Ergilobia Megachoerus Paraentelodon Pelonax Proentelodontinae Scaptohyus

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan collections), United States (10: Florida, New Jersey, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

• Harrisonian of United States (7: California, Florida, Nebraska)

• Arikareean of United States (16: Montana, Nebraska, Oregon, South Dakota, Wyoming)

• Oligocene to Miocene of China (1), United States (1: Alabama)

• Oligocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan), China (3), the Czech Republic (1), France (6), Georgia (1), Germany (2), Kazakhstan (1), Pakistan (1), United States (33: California, Colorado, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

• Eocene of Canada (6: Saskatchewan), China (9), Japan (1), Mongolia (4), United States (29: Colorado, Georgia, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 136 collections including 148 occurrences

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