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Limeryx Metais et al. 2005 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Homacodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 100753

Full reference: G. Metais, T. Qi, J. Guo and C. Beard. 2005. A new bunoselenodont artiodactyl from the Middle Eocene of China and the early record of selenodont artiodactyls in Asia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 25(4):994-997

Parent taxon: Homacodontidae according to J. M. Theodor et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Antiacodon, Asiohomacodon, Auxontodon, Bunomerycini, Bunomeryx, Gagadon, Hexacodus, Homacodon, Homacodontini, Hylomeryx, Mesomeryx, Microsus, Mytonomeryx, Pentacemylus, Texodon, Tsaganohyus

Subtaxa: Limeryx chimaera

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Type: Limeryx chimaera

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser