Oxyclaenus Cope 1884 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Acreodi

Synonyms: Microclaenodon Scott 1892, Thangorodrim Van Valen 1978

Parent taxon: Acreodi according to R. Tabuce et al. 2011

See also Archibald 1998, Eberle 2003, McKenna and Bell 1997, Robison 1986, Scott 1892, Szalay and Gould 1966, Van Valen 1978, Williamson 1996 and Williamson and Carr 2007

Sister taxa: Andrewsarchus, Mesonychia, Mondegodon, Oxyclaenidae, Triisodontidae

Subtaxa: Microclaenodon assurgens Oxyclaenus corax Oxyclaenus cuspidatus Oxyclaenus pugnax Oxyclaenus subbituminus

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore


• Paleocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan collections), United States (14: Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 16 collections including 17 occurrences

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