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Oreodon culbertsoni periculorum
Mammalia - Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
Originally a subspecies of Oreodon culbertsoni named by Cope (1884)
It was recombined as Merycoidodon periculorum by Bump and Loomis (1930); it was recombined as Merycoidodon culbertsonii periculorum by Thorpe (1937); it was synonymized subjectively with Merycoidodon culbertsonii by Galbreath (1953) and Stevens and Stevens (1996); it was recombined as Genetochoerus periculorum by Schultz and Falkenbach (1968); it was recombined as Prodesmatochoerus periculorum by Lander (1998).
|Year||Name and author|
|1884||Oreodon culbertsoni periculorum Cope p. 513 figs. 14-16, 19-23, 52|
|1930||Merycoidodon periculorum Bump and Loomis|
|1937||Merycoidodon culbertsonii periculorum Thorpe p. 56 figs. PL III, figs. 1-2|
|1968||Genetochoerus periculorum Schultz and Falkenbach p. 136 figs. igures 14-16, 19-23, 52|
|1998||Prodesmatochoerus periculorum Lander|
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