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Gigantamynodon maguanensis Qi 1992 (odd-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Amynodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 345736

Full reference: T. Qi. 1992. A new species of Gigantamynodon from Yunnan Province. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 30(3):229-232

Belongs to Amynodontidae according to A. Averianov et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Amynodon, Amynodontinae, Amynodontopsis, Andarakodon, Cadurcodontini, Cadurcotheriinae, Gigantamynodon, Gigantamynodon cessator, Gigantamynodon giganteus, Metamynodontini, Orthocynodon, Paramynodontinae, Rostriamynodon, Rostriamynodontinae, Sharamynodon

Type specimen: IVPP V10130, a maxilla. Its type locality is Maguan coal mine, which is in an Oligocene terrestrial coal in China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore