Desmatochoerus leidyi Bettany 1876 (oreodont)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae

Alternative combinations: Merycochoerus leidyi, Promerycochoerus leidyi

Belongs to Desmatochoerus according to C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach 1954

See also Barnosky 1986, Cope 1884, Hay 1902, Lander 1998, Thorpe 1921, Thorpe 1924 and Thorpe 1937

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: WMCV 3299, a partial skull (Partial skull with I1-M3 and partial mandible with i1-p4 (br.))

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at The Cove (Miocene to Miocene of Oregon)

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