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Egatochoerus Ducrocq 1994 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 188967

Full reference: S. Ducrocq. 1994. An Eocene peccary from Thailand and the biogeographical origins of the artiodactyl family Tayassuidae. Palaeontology 37(4):765-779

Parent taxon: Suoidea according to M. Orliac et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Doliochoerus, Palaeochoeridae, Palaeochoerus, Sanitheriidae, Schizochoerus, Suidae, Suina, Taucanamo, Tayassuidae

Subtaxa: Egatochoerus jaegeri

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Type: Egatochoerus jaegeri

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser