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Cadurcodon
Cadurcodoninswamp
Restoration of a Cadurcodon ardynense bathing in a swamp
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Perissodactyla
Superfamily: Rhinocerotoidea
Family: Amynodontidae
Genus: Cadurcodon
Kretzoi, 1942
Type species
Cadurodon ardynense
Kretzoi, 1942
Species
  • Cadurcodon ardynense (type)
  • Cadurcodon ardynensis
  • Cadurcodon bahoensis
  • Cadurcodon houldjinensis
  • Cadurcodon kazakademius
  • Cadurcodon maomingensis
  • Cadurcodon suhaituensis
Synonyms
  • Sianodon chiyuanensis?
  • Sianodon gaowangouensis?
  • Sianodon honanensis?
  • Sianodon mienchiensis?
  • Sianodon sinensis?
  • Sianodon ulausuensis?
  • Sianodon?

Cadurcodon is an extinct genus of amynodontid perissodactyl related to true rhinoceroses. The type species, Cadurcodon ardynense, was described and named in 1942. Cadurcodon should not be confused with the related genus Cadurcotherium.

Synonyms[]

The genus Sianodon may have been the same as Cadurcotherium:

  • Sianodon chiyuanensis? - Cadurcotherium?
  • Sianodon gaowangouensis? - Cadurcotherium?
  • Sianodon honanensis? - Cadurcotherium?
  • Sianodon mienchiensis? - Cadurcotherium?
  • Sianodon sinensis? - Cadurcotherium?
  • Sianodon ulausuensis? - Cadurcotherium?
  • Sianodon? - Cadurcotherium?
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