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Antiacodon Marsh 1872 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Homacodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42339

Synonyms: Nanomeryx Marsh 1894 (no. 48987), Sarcolemur Cope 1875 (no. 51390)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part II. American Journal of Science 4(21):202-224

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

Sister taxa: Asiohomacodon, Auxontodon, Bunomerycini, Bunomeryx, Gagadon, Hexacodus, Homacodon, Homacodontini, Hylomeryx, Limeryx, Mesomeryx, Microsus, Mytonomeryx, Pentacemylus, Texodon, Tsaganohyus

Subtaxa: Antiacodon crassus, Antiacodon furcatus, Antiacodon mentalis, Antiacodon pygmaeus, Antiacodon vanvaleni, Antiacodon venustus, Sarcolemur bicuspis

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Type: Antiacodon venustus

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser