Perchoerus nanus Marsh 1894

Mammalia - Ungulata - Tayassuidae

Alternative combination: Thinohyus nanus

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1894. Description of Tertiary artiodactyles. American Journal of Science 48(285):259-275

Belongs to Perchoerus according to D. R. Prothero 2009

See also Hay 1902, Marsh 1894, Pearson 1923, Scott 1940 and Wright 1998

Sister taxa: Perchoerus minor, Perchoerus probus, Thinohyus (Bothrolabis) osmonti, Thinohyus (Bothriolabis) osmonti, Thinohyus (Bothriolabis) decedens

Type specimen: YPM 11784, a mandible


• Oligocene of United States (4: Colorado, South Dakota collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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