brachyodont


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brachyodont

(ˈbrækɪəˌdɒnt)
adj
(Zoology) (of mammals, such as humans) having teeth with short crowns
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The palaeoenvironment on the slopes of the volcano was evidently forested with some open patches as shown by the fossil land snails (Pickford, 2004), and the domination of brachyodont and bunodont dentitions among the mammals.
Considersing Janis (1988) Damuth and Janis (2011) hypsodonty interpretations Giraffokeryx punjabiensis may be categorized within the dietary spectrum of two sub-types of brachyodont browsers such as regular browsers (BB) and high level browsers (HB).
2B); molars brachyodont, cingula closing labial folds 8'.
The rooted, brachyodont cheekteeth are noticeably more heavily worn on the right side.