Mediochoerus Schultz and Falkenbach 1941 (oreodont)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae

Full reference: C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach. 1941. Ticholeptinae, a new subfamily of oreodonts. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 79(1):1-105

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

See also Lander 1998 and Schultz and Falkenbach 1941

Sister taxon: Ustatochoerus

Subtaxa: Mediochoerus blicki Mediochoerus johnsoni Mediochoerus mohavensis

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Type: Mediochoerus blicki

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: California, Nebraska collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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