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Tayassu Fischer 1814 (peccary)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Tayassuidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42440

Parent taxon: Tayassuini according to R. P. Dutra et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Brasiliochoerus, Catagonus, Parachoerus, Pecari

Subtaxa: Tayassu edensis, Tayassu niger, Tayassu patira, Tayassu pecari

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore