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Boochoerus humerosus Cope 1879 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Entelodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44579

Alternative combination: Daeodon humerosus

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1879. Observations on the faunae of the Miocene Tertiaries of Oregon. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey 5(2):55-69

Belongs to Entelodontidae according to L. B. Albright 1999

Sister taxa: Ammodon, Ammodon leidyanum, Archaeotherium, Boochoerus, Choerodon, Daeodon, Daeodon shoshonensis, Dinohyus, Entelodon, Ergilobia, Megachoerus, Paraentelodon, Pelonax, Proentelodontinae, Scaptohyus

Type specimen: AMNH 7380, a set of postcrania (complete manus, pes, and forelimb)

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore