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Bothriodon advena Russell 1978 (anthracothere)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Anthracotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44615

Full reference: L. S. Russell. 1978. Tertiary mammals of Saskatchewan; Part IV, The Oligocene anthracotheres. Life Science Contribution, Royal Ontario Museum 115:1-16

Belongs to Bothriodon according to L. S. Russell 1978

Sister taxa: Bothriodon americanus, Bothriodon chowi, Bothriodon rostratus, Bothriodon sandaensis, Bothriodon velaunus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Calf Creek, which is in a Chadronian terrestrial horizon in the Cypress Hills Formation of Canada

Ecology: ground dwelling browser