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Dyseohyus Stock 1937 (peccary)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Tayassuidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42428

Full reference: C. Stock. 1937. A peccary skull from the Barstow Miocene of California. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 23(7):398-404

Parent taxon: Tayassuinae according to D. B. Wright 1998

Sister taxa: Argyrohyus, Brasiliochoerus, Catagonus, Dicotyles, Macrogenis, Mylohyus, Pecari, Platygonus, Prosthennops, Sylvochoerus, Tayassu, Waldochoerus

Subtaxa: Dyseohyus fricki

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-omnivore