Facts and information about Platygonus and thousands of other prehistoric creatures.
Synonym: Platygonus intermediatus Gidley 1921 (taxon Full reference: J. Leidy. On an extinct peccary. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural.
Herds of this boar-sized peccary (Platygonus compressus) were relatively common in Pleistocene (about 2 million to years ago) mammal faunas of.