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Hippopotamodon

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Suidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Hippopotamodon Lydekker
1926Dicoryphochoerus Pilgrim
1964Dicoryphochoerus Prasad p. 191
1967Dicoryphochoerus Prasad p. 191
1988Dicoryphochoerus Carroll
1988Limnostonyx Ginsburg
1997Hippopotamodon McKenna and Bell p. 395
2005Hippopotamodon Geraads et al. p. 534

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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
familySuidae
genusHippopotamodonLydekker 1877

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 dwellingf
Diet: omnivoref
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-23 13:08:25
Source: f = family, o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Nowak 1991, Nowak 1999

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Miocene to the top of the Gelasian or 11.60800 to 1.80600 Ma

Collections (13 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Miocene23.03 - 5.333India Dicoryphochoerus fategadensis (87724)
MN 6 - MN 7 + 813.65 - 11.1India (Jammu and Kashmir) H. haydeni (11797)
Tortonian11.62 - 7.246Myanmar H. sivalense (110965)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333India (Himachal Pradesh) Dicoryphochoerus titan (13060)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Thailand (Nakorn Ratchasima) H. sivalense (67172)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Pakistan (Punjab) Dicoryphochoerus robustus, Dicoryphochoerus haydeni, Dicoryphochoerus sp. (13473)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Thailand (Nakhon Ratchasima) H. sp. (144187)
MN 109.7 - 8.7Turkey (Thrace) H. antiquus (67661)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333Greece (Makedonia Thraki) H. major (157582)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333China (shaanxi) Dicoryphochoerus medius (42859)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588China (Shanxi) Dicoryphochoerus sp. (42560)
Gelasian2.588 - 1.806United Kingdom (England) Sus antiquus (48093)
Quaternary2.588 - 0.0Italy (Lombardia) Sus antiquus (36376)