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Claenodon Scott 1892 (condylarth)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Arctocyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 45161

Synonym: Neoclaenodon Gidley 1919 (taxon 49019)

Full reference: W. B. Scott. 1892. A revision of the North American Creodonta with notes on some genera which have been referred to that group. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 44:291-323

Parent taxon: Arctocyonidae according to T. J. D. Halliday et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Anacodon, Arctocyon, Arctocyonides, Arctocyoninae, Baioconodon, Carcinodon, Chriacus, Colpoclaenus, Desmatoclaenus, Deuterogonodon, Heteroborus, Hyodectes, Karakia, Lambertocyon, Landenodon, Loxolophinae, Loxolophus, Mentoclaenodon, Mimotricentes, Oxyprimus, Oxytomodon, Paratriisodon, Princetonia, Protungulatum, Sigynorum, Thryptacodon

Subtaxa: Claenodon latidens, Claenodon montanensis, Claenodon silberlingi

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore