Eporeodon Marsh 1875 (oreodont)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1875. Notice of new Tertiary mammals, IV. American Journal of Science 9(51):239-250

Parent taxon: Eporeodontinae according to M. S. Stevens and J. B. Stevens 2007

See also Lander 1998, Scott 1940, Stevens and Stevens 1996, Thorpe 1921 and Thorpe 1937

Sister taxon: Merycoides

Subtaxa: Eporeodon (Oreodontoides) Eporeodon occidentalis Eporeodon pacificus Eporeodon trigonocephalus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Arikareean of United States (3: Oregon collections)

• Oligocene of United States (3: Oregon, Washington)

Total: 6 collections including 7 occurrences

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