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†subfamily Desmatochoerinae Schultz and Falkenbach 1954 (oreodont)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 355457

Full reference: C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach. 1954. Desmatochoerinae, a new subfamily of oreodonts. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 105(2)

Parent taxon: Merycoidodontidae according to M. S. Stevens and J. B. Stevens 1996

Sister taxa: Aclistomycterinae, Brachycrurinae, Eporeodontinae, Leptaucheniinae, Merychyinae, Merycochoerinae, Merycoidodontinae, Miniochoerinae, Oreonetinae, Phenacocoelinae, Promerycochoerinae, Ticholeptinae, Ustatochoerinae, Diplotremus

Subtaxa: Pseudodesmatochoerus, Superdesmatochoerus

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Type: Desmatochoerus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore