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Brachyodus Deperet 1895 (anthracothere)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Anthracotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42453

Full reference: C. Deperet. 1895. Uber die Fauna von miocanen Wirbeltheieren aus der ersten Mediterranstufe von Eggenburg. Sitzb. Math-Nat. Cl. Ak. Wiss. Wien 104(1):395-416

Parent taxon: Bothriodontinae according to J.-R. Boisserie et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Arretotherium, Bakalovia, Bothriodon, Bothriogenys, Elomeryx, Heptacodon, Libycosaurus, Merycopotamus, Octacodon

Subtaxa: Brachyodus hui, Brachyodus manchharensis, Brachyodus moneyi, Brachyodus onoideum

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Type: Anthracotherium onoideum

Ecology: ground dwelling browser