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Tylocephalonyx Coombs 1979 (chalicothere)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43089

Full reference: M. C. Coombs. 1979. Tylocephalonyx, a new genus of North American dome-skulled chalicotheres (Mammalia, Perissodactyla). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 164(1):1-64

Parent taxon: Schizotheriinae according to D. Geraads et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Ancylotheriopus, Ancylotherium, Borissiakia, Macrotherium, Metaschizotherium, Phyllotillon

Subtaxa: Tylocephalonyx skinneri

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Type: Tylocephalonyx skinneri

Ecology: scansorial insectivore