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Anadasypus Carlini et al. 1997 (armadillo)

Osteichthyes - Xenarthra - Dasypodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 279970

Full reference: A. A. Carlini, S. F. Vizcaino, and G. J. Scillato-Yane. 1997. Armored Xenarthrans: A unique taxonomic and ecologic assemblage. Vertebrate Paleontology in the Neotropics; The Miocene Fauna of La Venta, Colombia (R. F. Kay, R. H. Madden, R. L. Cifelli, and J. J. Flynn, eds.; Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington)

Parent taxon: Dasypodini according to A. A. Carlini et al. 1997

Sister taxa: Dasypus, Pliodasypus, Propraopus

Subtaxa: Anadasypus aequatorianus, Anadasypus hondanus

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Type: Anadasypus hondanus

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore