Merycopotamus Falconer and Cautley 1847 (anthracothere)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Anthracotheriidae

Parent taxon: Bothriodontinae according to J.-R. Boisserie et al. 2010

See also Boisserie et al. 2005, Carroll 1988, McKenna and Bell 1997, Orliac et al. 2010 and Owen 1848

Sister taxa: Arretotherium, Bakalovia, Bothriodon, Bothriogenys, Brachyodus, Elomeryx, Libycosaurus, Octacodon

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of Pakistan (2 collections), Thailand (2), Tunisia (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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