Amynodon advenus Marsh 1875 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Amynodontidae

Alternative combination: Diceratherium advenum

Synonyms: Amynodon erectus Troxell 1921, Amynodon intermedius Osborn 1890, Amynodontopsis intermedius Osborn 1890

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

Belongs to Amynodon according to O. C. Marsh 1877

See also Hay 1902, Stock 1933, Troxell 1921, Wall 1982, Wall 1998, Westgate 1990 and Wilson and Schiebout 1981

Sister taxa: Amynodon altidens, Amynodon alxaensis, Amynodon lunanensis, Amynodon reedi, Amynodon watanabei

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (22: California, Montana, Texas, Utah, Wyoming collections)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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