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Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae
If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach 1949||small- to large-sized forms exhibiting a tendency towards brachycephalic skulls; a narrow supraoccipital region which is not fan shaped as in Merycochoerinae, Ticholeptinae, and Merychyinae; a small and shallow lacrimal fossa; an inflated muzzle with facial constriction; inflated bullae; brachyodont teeth; large C/ and P1; and a posterior intermediate crest on P3|