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Triisodon crassicuspis Cope 1882 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Acreodi - Triisodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52466

Alternative combinations: Conoryctes crassicuspis, Goniacodon crassicuspis, Sarcothraustes crassicuspis

Synonyms: Goniacodon rusticus Cope 1884 (no. 46714), Mioclaenus rusticus Cope 1884 (no. 48690), Triisodon rusticus Cope 1884 (no. 52471)

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1882. Synopsis of the Vertebrata of the Puerco Eocene epoch. Supplement on a new Meniscotherium from the Wasatch epoch. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 20:461-471

Belongs to Triisodon according to T. E. Williamson 1996

Sister taxa: Triisodon biculminatus, Triisodon quivirensis, Sarcothraustes bathygnathus

Ecology: scansorial omnivore