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Achaenodon Cope 1873 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla

PaleoDB taxon number: 42344

Synonym: Protelotherium Osborn 1895 (taxon 50939)

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1873. Fourth notice of extinct Vertebrata from the Bridger and the Green River tertiaries. Palaeontological Bulletin 17:1-4

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

Sister taxon: Entelodontidae

Subtaxa: none

Type: Achaenodon insolens

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser