bunoselenodont


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bu·no·se·le·no·dont

(bū'nō-sĕ-len'ō-dont),
Having molar teeth with crescentic ridges and rounded cusps on the occlusal surface.
[bunos, + selēnē, moon, + odous, tooth]

bu·no·se·le·no·dont

(bū'nō-sĕ-len'ō-dont)
Having molar teeth with crescentic ridges and rounded cusps on the occlusal surface.
[bounos, mound + selēnē, moon, + odous, tooth]
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Tylopoda (oromerycids, camelids, oreodontoids, protoceratids): Ms primitively bunoselenodont, quadrate, each with mesostyle plus bitubercular distal lobe bearing enlarged metaconule as distolingual cusp; ectomesocuneiform (North American origin).
Pecora/Ruminantia (Limeryx, Asiohomacodon, praetragulids, archaeomerycids, lophiomerycids, leptomerycids, tragulids, "pecorans"): Ms primitively bunoselenodont, but (unlike hypertragulids) with mesostyles; tibia, fibula primitively unfused or coossified proximally; cubonavicular; primitively, no ectomesocuneiform (OW origin, except leptomerycids).
Anthracotheriids are a family of extinct suiform, bunoselenodont artiodactyls that range in age from middle Eocene to Miocene and occurred throughout the Old World as well as in North America.