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Brachycrus Matthew 1901 (oreodont)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42491

Synonym: Pronomotherium Douglass 1907 (taxon 50855)

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1901. Fossil mammals of the Tertiary of northeastern Colorado: Ameican Museum collection of 1898. Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History 1(7):353-447

Parent taxon: Brachycrurinae according to M. S. Stevens and J. B. Stevens 2007

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: none

Type: Merycochoerus rusticus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore