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Macrogenis crassigenis Matthew and Gidley 1904 (peccary)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Tayassuidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47849

Alternative combinations: Macrogenis crassigensis, Prosthennops crassigenis

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and J. W. Gidley. 1904. New or little known mammals from the Miocene of South Dakota : American Museum expedition of 1903. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 20(22):241-268

Belongs to Macrogenis according to D. B. Wright 1998

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH 10882, a skull

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 12.0 x 14.5, M2 16.0 x 15.5, M3 19.5 x 14.5, m1 12.0 x 14.5