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Suoidea

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Suoidea Gray
1850Suina Bonaparte p. 1
1868Suina Gray
1883Suina Flower p. 184
1891Suina Flower and Lydekker p. 89
1924Palaeochoeridae Matthew
1938Suoidea Colbert p. 104
1940Suina Scott p. 363
1971Suina Ranga Rao p. 126
1971Suina Sahni and Khare p. 47
1972Suina Ranga Rao p. 3
1988Suina Carroll
1988Suoidea Carroll
1991Suina Anyonge p. 379
1991Suina Codrea et al.
1997Suoidea McKenna and Bell p. 392
1997Palaeochoeridae van der Made
2000Suina Ursing et al.
2002Suoidea Liping et al. p. 152
2005Suoidea Boisserie et al.
2006Palaeochoeridae Orliac et al. p. 705
2007Suina Foss p. 122
2008Suina Agnarsson and May-Collado p. 974 figs. Fig. 2
2009Suina Spaulding et al.
2009Suinamorpha Spaulding et al. p. 3 figs. Table 1
2010Suina Asher and Helgen p. 3 figs. Figure 1
2010Suoidea Bishop p. 834
2017Suina Stinnesbeck et al. p. 344

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderArtiodactyla()
superfamilySuoidea
superfamilySuoidea

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: grazero
Diet 2: browsero
Created: 2005-08-26 14:03:05
Modified: 2005-09-19 12:23:23
Source: o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Uintan to the top of the Holocene or 46.20000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 40.4 Ma

Collections (1727 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Uintan46.2 - 40.4Mexico (Oaxaca) Perchoerus probus (166797)
Chadronian37.2 - 33.9USA (Nebraska) Perchoerus minor (16930) Perchoerus probus (16929) Perchoerus sp. (16940)
Chadronian37.2 - 33.9USA (Wyoming) Perchoerus minor (16986)
Chadronian37.2 - 33.9USA (Colorado) Perchoerus minor (16977)
Chadronian37.2 - 33.9USA (South Dakota) Perchoerus minor (16885 16937 16938)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9Thailand Egatochoerus jaegeri (49078 49083) Egatochoerus jaegeri, Siamochoerus banmarkensis (13127)
Late/Upper Eocene37.2 - 33.9China (Guangxi) Eocenchoerus savagei (176322 176323) Huaxiachoerus guangxiensis (176326) Odoichoerus uniconus (175822) Siamochoerus viriosus (176325) Siamochoerus viriosus, Huaxiachoerus guangxiensis (176324) Tayassuidae indet. (60126)
Orellan33.9 - 33.3USA (South Dakota) Perchoerus nanus (17094 17095 17141 17142 17174)
Orellan33.9 - 33.3USA (Colorado) Perchoerus nanus (17081 84613)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Germany Propalaeochoerus paronae (36984)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Italy (Vicenza) Propalaeochoerus paronae (84793)
Early/Lower Oligocene33.9 - 28.4Pakistan (Balochistan) Hyotherium sp., Sanitherium sp., Pecarichoerus sp. (78520)
MP 2133.9 - 28.4Czech Republic Propalaeochoerus parona (91467)
MP 2333.9 - 28.4Switzerland (Canton Jura) Palaeochoeridae indet. (183544)
Rupelian33.9 - 28.1Angola (Cabinda) Suidae indet., Palaeochoerus sp. (56682)
Oligocene33.9 - 23.03Italy (Cuneo) Doliochoerus quercyi (193759)
Whitneyan33.3 - 30.8USA (South Dakota) Perchoerus probus (17315) Perchoerus sp. (17338 17359 17384) Tayassuidae indet. (17317 17358 17380) Thinohyus sp. (17344)
Whitneyan33.3 - 30.8USA (Florida) Tayassuidae indet. (17341)
Whitneyan33.3 - 30.8USA (Oregon) Fremdohyus osmonti (189088) Perchoerus probus, Thinohyus lentus (17349) Thinohyus osmonti (189087)
Whitneyan33.3 - 30.8USA (Colorado) Perchoerus nanus (17426)