Antiacodon Marsh 1872 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Homacodontidae

Synonyms: Nanomeryx Marsh 1894, Sarcolemur Cope 1875

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part II. American Journal of Science 4(21):202-224

Parent taxon: Homacodontidae according to J. M. Theodor et al. 2007

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Eaton 1985, Gazin 1952, Gazin 1958, Gazin 1958, Guthrie 1971, Hay 1902, McKenna and Bell 1997, Schlosser 1877, Stucky 1998 and Walsh 2000

Sister taxa: Asiohomacodon, Auxontodon, Bunomerycini, Bunomeryx, Gagadon, Hexacodus, Homacodon, Homacodontini, Hylomeryx, Limeryx, Mesomeryx, Microsus, Mytonomeryx, Pentacemylus, Texodon, Tsaganohyus

Subtaxa: Antiacodon crassus Antiacodon furcatus Antiacodon pygmaeus Antiacodon vanvaleni Antiacodon venustus Sarcolemur bicuspis

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Type: Antiacodon venustus

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Eocene of Germany (5 collections), Switzerland (3), United States (46: California, Colorado, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 54 collections including 55 occurrences

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