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Dinohyus Peterson 1905 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Entelodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42368

Full reference: O. A. Peterson. 1905. A Correction of the Generic Name (Dinochúrus) Given to Certain Fossil Remains from the Loup Fork Miocene of Nebraska. Science 22(570):719

Parent taxon: Entelodontidae according to L. B. Albright 1999

Sister taxa: Archaeotherium, Arctodon, Cypretherium, Daeodon, Daeodon shoshonensis, Entelodon, Ergilobia, Megachoerus, Paraentelodon, Pelonax, Proentelodontinae, Scaptohyus

Subtaxa: Dinohyus hollandi, Dinohyus minimus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore