Macrogenis crassigenis Matthew and Gidley 1904 (peccary)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Tayassuidae

Alternative combinations: Macrogenis crassigensis, Prosthennops crassigenis

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and J. W. Gidley. 1904. New or little known mammals from the Miocene of South Dakota : American Museum expedition of 1903. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 20(22):241-268

Belongs to Macrogenis according to D. B. Wright 1998

See also Dutra et al. 2017, Matthew and Gidley 1904, Wright 1983 and Wright 1993

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH 10882, a skull

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (7: Nebraska, South Dakota collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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