Ectocion cedrus Thewissen 1990 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Phenacodontidae

Full reference: J. G. M. Thewissen. 1990. Evolution of Paleocene and Eocene Phenacodontidae (Mammalia, Condylarthra). University of Michigan Papers on Paleontology 29:1-107

Belongs to Ectocion according to J. G. M. Thewissen 1990

Sister taxa: Ectocion collinus, Ectocion ignotum, Ectocion major, Ectocion mediotuber, Ectocion nanabeensis, Ectocion osbornianus, Ectocion parvus, Ectocion superstes

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cedar Point Quarry, which is in a Tiffanian fluvial-lacustrine siliciclastic in the Fort Union Formation of Wyoming

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Canada (3: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), United States (14: Montana, Wyoming)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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