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Simpsonodus Krishtalka and Stucky 1986 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Diacodexeidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42322

Full reference: L. Krishtalka and R. K. Stucky. 1986. Early Eocene artiodactyls from the San Juan Basin, New Mexico, and the Piceance Basin, Colorado. Contributions to Geology, University of Wyoming Special Paper 3:183-196

Parent taxon: Diacodexeidae according to J. M. Theodor et al. 2007

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

Subtaxa: Simpsonodus chacensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore