Phenacodus grangeri Simpson 1935 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Phenacodontidae

Synonym: Tetraclaenodon transitus Dorr 1958

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1935. The Tiffany fauna, Upper Paleocene. 3, Primates, Carnivora, Condylarthra, and Amblypoda. American Museum Novitates 817

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

See also Simpson 1935 and Van Valen 1978

Sister taxa: Phenacodus bisonensis, Phenacodus hemiconus, Phenacodus intermedius, Phenacodus magnus, Phenacodus matthewi, Phenacodus primaevus, Phenacodus sulcatus, Phenacodus trilobatus, Phenacodus vortmani, Phenacodus zuniensis, Opisthotomus astutus, Opisthotomus flagrans

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (56: Colorado, North Dakota, Texas, Wyoming collections)

Total: 56 collections each including a single occurrence

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