Oreodontoides curtus Loomis 1924

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

Alternative combination: Merychyus curtus

Full reference: F. B. Loomis. 1924. Miocene oreodonts in the American Museum. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 51(1):1-37

Belongs to Oreodontoides according to C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach 1947

See also Lander 1998, Loomis 1924, Macdonald 1970 and Stevens and Stevens 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH 13817, a skull (Skull with I1-M3 and mandible with i1-m3.). Its type locality is East of Kyle, which is in an Arikareean terrestrial horizon in the "Lower Rosebud Beds" Formation of South Dakota.

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Oreodontoides curtus in the database

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