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Proentelodon minutus Vislobokova 2008 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Entelodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 333251

Full reference: I. A. Vislobokova. 2008. The Oldest Representative of Entelodontoidea (Artiodactyla, Suiformes) from the Middle Eocene of Khaichin Ula II, Mongolia, and Some Evolutionary Features of This Superfamily. Paleontological Journal 42(6):643-654

Belongs to Proentelodon according to I. A. Vislobokova 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 3107/470, a mandible. Its type locality is Khaichin Ula II [SMPE], which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Khaychin Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore