Esthonyx Cope 1874 (tillodont)

Mammalia - Trogontia - Esthonychidae

Parent taxon: Esthonychinae according to S. G. Lucas and R. M. Schoch 1998

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Cope 1882, Gazin 1953, Hay 1902, Lydekker 1885, Rose et al. 2012 and Wang and Jin 2004

Sister taxa: Anthraconyx, Indoesthonyx, Paresthonyx

Subtaxa: Esthonyx acutidens Esthonyx bisulcatus Esthonyx gunnelli Esthonyx spatularius

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Type: Esthonyx bisulcatus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Eocene of France (1 collection), India (1), Mexico (1), United States (287: Colorado, New Mexico, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Paleocene of United States (3: Colorado, Wyoming)

Total: 293 collections including 302 occurrences

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