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Miniochoerus Schultz and Falkenbach 1956 (oreodont)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42504

Synonyms: Parastenopsochoerus Schultz and Falkenbach 1956 (no. 49947), Platyochoerus Schultz and Falkenbach 1956 (no. 50421), Stenopsochoerus Schultz and Falkenbach 1956 (no. 51798)

Full reference: C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach. 1956. Miniochoerinae and Oreonetinae two new subfamilies of oreodonts. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 109(4):373-482

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Miniochoerus (Paraminiochoerus), Miniochoerus affinis, Miniochoerus chadronensis, Miniochoerus forsythae, Miniochoerus gracilis, Miniochoerus starkensis, Stenopsochoerus (Pseudostenopsochoerus)

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Type: Miniochoerus battlecreekensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore