Diacodexis ilicis Gingerich 1989 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Diacodexeidae

Full reference: P. D. Gingerich. 1989. New earliest Wasatchian mammalian fauna from the Eocene of northwestern Wyoming: composition and diversity in a rarely sampled high-floodplain assemblage. University of Michigan Papers on Paleontology 28:1-97

Belongs to Diacodexis according to J. M. Theodor et al. 2007

See also Gingerich 1989 and Rose et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Diacodexis antunesi, Diacodexis corsaensis, Diacodexis gazini, Diacodexis gigasei, Diacodexis gracilis, Diacodexis kelleyi, Diacodexis metsiacus, Diacodexis minutus, Diacodexis morrisi, Diacodexis parvus, Diacodexis primus, Diacodexis secans, Diacodexis varleti, Gujaratia pakistanensis, Gujaratia indica

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (14: Wyoming collections)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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