Superdesmatochoerus microcephalus Thorpe 1921

Mammalia - Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae

Alternative combination: Promerycochoerus microcephalus

Full reference: M. R. Thorpe. 1921. John Day Promerycochoeri, with descriptions of five new species and one new subgenus. American Journal of Science 1(3):215-244

Belongs to Superdesmatochoerus according to C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach 1954

See also Lander 1998, Thorpe 1921 and Thorpe 1937

Sister taxon: Superdesmatochoerus lulli

Type specimen: YPM 10998, a partial skull

Distribution: found only at The Cove (Miocene to Miocene of Oregon)

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