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Stibarus Cope 1873 (even-toed ungulate)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Leptochoeridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42379

Synonyms: Menotherium Cope 1874 (no. 48129), Nanochoerus Macdonald 1955 (no. 42378)

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1873. Third Notice Of Extinct Vertebrata From The Tertiary of the Plains. Paleontological Bulletin 16:1-8

Parent taxon: Leptochoeridae according to J. M. Theodor et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Diacodexis woltonensis, Ibarus, Laredochoerus, Leptochoerus

Subtaxa: Stibarus montanus, Stibarus obtusilobus, Stibarus quadricuspis, Stibarus yoderensis

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Type: Stibarus obtusilobus

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser