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Phenacocoelus Peterson 1907 (oreodont)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Merycoidodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42508

Full reference: O. A. Peterson. 1907. The Miocene Beds of Western Nebraska and Eastern Wyoming and Their Vertebrate Faunae. Annals of Carnegie Museum 4(3):21-72

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

Sister taxa: Paroreodon, Ticholeptus

Subtaxa: Phenacocoelus kayi, Phenacocoelus stouti, Phenacocoelus typus

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Type: Phenacocoelus typus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore