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†family Entelodontidae Lydekker 1883 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 42365

Invalid subtaxa: Arctodon Leidy 1852 [nomen nudum] (no. 44269), Daeodon shoshonensis Cope 1878 [nomen vanum] (no. 45520)

Parent taxon: Cetancodontamorpha according to M. Spaulding et al. 2009

Sister taxon: Achaenodon

Subtaxa: Archaeotherium, Brachyhyops, Cypretherium, Dinohyus, Entelodon, Ergilobia, Megachoerus, Paraentelodon, Pelonax, Proentelodontinae, Scaptohyus

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore