Clade Artiodactyla Owen 1848 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

Synonym: Cetartiodactyla Montgelard et al. 1997

Full reference: R. Owen. 1848. Description of teeth and portions of jaws of two extinct Anthracotherioid quadrupeds (Hyopotamus vectianus and Hyop. bovinus) discovered by the Marchioness of Hastings in the Eocene deposits on the NW coast of the Isle of Wight: with an attempt to develope Cuvier's idea of the Classification of Pachyderms by the number of their toes. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 4:103-141

Parent taxon: Artiodactylamorpha according to M. Spaulding et al. 2009

See also Alroy 2007, Andrews 1906, Archibald 1998, Asher and Helgen 2010, Bisconti 2008, Bisconti and Bosselaers 2020, Boisserie 2005, Boisserie et al. 2003, Boisserie et al. 2011, Boisserie et al. 2005, Carbot-Chanona et al. 2023, Carroll 1988, Cope 1889, Ferrusquia-Villafranca 1969, Ferrusquía-Villafranca 2006, Flower 1883, Flower and Lydekker 1891, Gadow 1898, Gregory 1910, Hamilton 1978, Hay 1902, Hooker 1986, Hulbert and Whitmore 2006, Koufos 2020, Lambe 1908, Lander and Lindsay 2011, Leidy 1873, Lucas et al. 1998, Madsen et al. 2001, McKenna 1975, Montgelard et al. 1997, Morgan et al. 2009, Nowak 1991, Owen 1848, Prothero 2008, Prothero et al. 2021, Prothero and Liter 2008, Rose et al. 2020, Shoshani et al. 1989, Stuenes 1989, Thewissen et al. 2001, Thorpe 1937, Thurmond and Jones 1981, Uhen 2004, Uhen et al. 2011, Ursing et al. 2000, Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014, Waddell et al. 2001, Waddell et al. 1999, Weston 2000, Weston and Boisserie 2010 and Wilson and Reeder 2005

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Achaenodontidae Ancodonta Antiacodontidae Antiacodontinae Booidea Bunomerycidae Caenotheriidae Cainotherioidea Camelidae Cetruminantia Choeropotamoidea Climacoceratidae Diacodexeidae Dichobunoidea Entelodontoidea Eolantianus Erlianhyus Eurytheriidae Haplobunodontidae Hsanotherium Hyodonta Leptochoerinae Merycoidodontidae Merycoidodontoidea Myanmarius Neoselenodontia Nonruminantia Omnivora Raphenacodus Ruminantiamorpha Suiformes Suoidea Tapirulidae Tragulohyus Trigonolestidae Tylopoda Whippomorpha

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

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