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Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae
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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 1947||SKULL: Larger than that of M. approximate size of large examples of M. arenarum; nasals heavier than those of M. crabilli; lacrimal fossa deep and large; pre-lacrimal vacuity moderately large; post- glenoid process decidedly heavier than that of M. crabilli; occipital condyles moderately large, larger than in M. crabilli,·bulla large and well inflated.
MANDIBLE: :Larger than that of M.crabilli.
DENTITION: Superior and inferior series decidedly longer and heavier than those of M. crabilli; closer to those of M. arenarum.
LIMBS:Decidedly longer and heavier than those of M. crabilli.