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Megadolodus McKenna 1956 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Litopterna - Proterotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 247874

As for type species As for type species Mega, Gr. large or great: dolos Gr. deceit.

Full reference: M. McKenna. 1956. Survival of primitive Notoungulates and Condylarths into the Miocene of Colombia. American Journal of Science 254:736-743

Parent taxon: Megadolodinae according to R. L. Cifelli and C. Villarroel 1997

Sister taxon: Bounodus

Subtaxa: Megadolodus molariformis

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Type: Megadolodus molariformis

Ecology: ground dwelling frugivore