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Lushiamynodon menchiapuensis Chow and Xu 1965 (odd-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Perissodactyla - Amynodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 345896

Full reference: M. Chow and Y.-X. Xu. 1965. Amynodonts from the Upper Eocene of Honan and Shansi. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 9(2):190-203

Belongs to Lushiamynodon according to M. Chow and Y.-X. Xu 1965

Sister taxa: Sharamynodon kirghisensis, Sharamynodon mongoliensis, Lushiamynodon obesus, Lushiamynodon sharamurenensis, Lushiamynodon wuchengensis

Type specimen: IVPP V3016, a maxilla. Its type locality is Mengjiapo, fossil locality no. 57202, Lushi basin, which is in an Eocene lacustrine marl/siltstone in the Lushi Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore