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Deseadognathus Carlini and Scillato-Yané 2004 (edentate)

Osteichthyes - Xenarthra - Megalonychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 288915

Full reference: A. A. Carlini and G. J. Scillato-Yané. 2004. The oldest Megalonychidae (Xenarthra: Tardigrada); phylogenetic relationships and an emended diagnosis of the family. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Abhandlungen 233:423-443

Parent taxon: Megalonychidae according to A. A. Carlini and G. J. Scillato-Yané 2004

Sister taxa: Acratocnus, Ahytherium, Amphihapalops, Amphiocnus, Analcimorphus, Australonyx, Choloepus, Diabolotherium, Diheterocnus, Eugeronops, Geronops, Hyperleptus, Mecorhinus, Megalocninae, Megalocnus, Megalonychinae, Megalonychops, Megalonychotherium, Megalonyx, Megistonyx, Meizonyx, Mesocnus, Metopotherinae, Metopotherini, Microcnus, Miocnus, Nothropus, Ocnopodinae, Ortotheriinae, Ortotherium, Paranabradys, Paraplanops, Pliometanastes, Pliomorphus, Protomegalonyx, Pseudhapalops, Torcellia, Trematherium, Bradypodina

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore