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Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Palaeomerycidae
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|R. A. Stirton 1936||Horizontal ramus nearly straight; antero-outer basal ridge on p4; talonid of m3 with single outer crescentic cusp, no loop present forming fossettid; no "palaeomeryx folds"; entoconids and hypoconids of p3-4 not isolated; anterior fossettids on lower molars not open lingually; fossettes on upper molars and fossettids on lower molars become isollated in early stages of wear; no heavy cingula on upper molars; P1 two-rooted; dental formula I?/? C?/? P1234/234 M123/123; brachyselenodont dentition.|