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Diacodexis Cope 1882 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Diacodexeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42313

Synonyms: Gujaratia Bajpai et al. 2005 (no. 68274), Trigonolestes Cope 1894 (no. 52456), Wasatchia Sinclair 1914 (no. 52693)

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1882. Two new genera of Mammalia from the Wasatch Eocene. American Naturalist 16(12):1029

Parent taxon: Diacodexeidae according to K. D. Rose et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Bunophorinae, Bunophorus, Magwetherium, Neodiacodexis, Simpsonodus, Tapochoerus

Subtaxa: Diacodexis antunesi, Diacodexis corsaensis, Diacodexis gazini, Diacodexis gigasei, Diacodexis gracilis, Diacodexis ilicis, Diacodexis kelleyi, Diacodexis metsiacus, Diacodexis minutus, Diacodexis morrisi, Diacodexis parvus, Diacodexis primus, Diacodexis secans, Diacodexis varleti, Gujaratia indica, Gujaratia pakistanensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore