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Hexacodus pelodes Gazin 1952 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Homacodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 46961

Alternative combination: Protodichobune pelodes

Full reference: C. L. Gazin. 1952. The Lower Eocene Knight Formation Of Western Wyoming and Its Mammalian Faunas. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 117(18):1-82

Belongs to Hexacodus according to J. M. Theodor et al. 2007

Sister taxon: Hexacodus uintensis

Type specimen: USNM 19215, a set of teeth (p4-m2)

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 4.20 x 3.00