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meaning: "Near perfect tooth"
Named By: Gabunia in 1964
Time Period: Oligocene
Location: Asia
Size: Around 2 meters tall
Diet: Omnivore
Fossil(s): Several specimens
Classification: | Chordata | Mammalia | Artiodactyla | Entelodontidae |

Paraentelodon macrognathus is an extinct entelodont from the Late Oligocene of Asia.

It was very similar in size and form to the giant entelodont, Daeodon, of early Miocene North America. Some researchers suggest that it was either ancestral to, or shared an ancestor with Daeodon. As with other entelodonts, it was an omnivore that had large teeth that enabled it to crush bone and dig for tubers like its North American cousins.

Read more about Paraentelodon at Wikipedia
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