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Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae
It was recombined as Mesoreodon hesperus by Schultz and Falkenbach (1949) and Mason and Swisher (1989); it was synonymized subjectively with Mesoreodon major by Lander (1983); it was recombined as Desmatochoerus hesperus by Stevens and Stevens (1996); it was synonymized subjectively with Eporeodon latidens by Lander (1998).
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||SKULL:Unknown.
MANDIBLE: Approximate size and construction of large examples of Mesoreodon megalodon; larger than in average examples of M. ckeeki.
DENTITION:Superior series unknown; inferior series similar to large examples of M. megalodon; P 3 with posterior intermediate crest.