Laredochoerus Westgate 1994 (even-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Leptochoeridae

Full reference: J. W. Westgate. 1994. A New Leptochoerid from Middle Eocene (Uintan) Deposits of the Texas Coastal Plain. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 14(2):296-299

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

See also Carroll 1988, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Westgate 1994

Sister taxa: Diacodexis woltonensis, Ibarus, Leptochoerus, Stibarus

Subtaxa: Laredochoerus edwardsi

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Type: Laredochoerus edwardsi

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution: found only at Casa Blanca (Eocene of Texas)

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