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Pliodasypus Castro et al. 2014 (armadillo)

Osteichthyes - Xenarthra - Dasypodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 294078

Full reference: M. C. Castro, A. A. Carlini, R. Sanchez and M. R. Sanchez-Villagra. 2014. A new Dasypodini armadillo (Xenarthra: Cingulata) from San Gregorio Formation, Pliocene of Venezuela: affinities and biogeographic interpretations. Naturwissenschafen 101(2):77-86

Parent taxon: Dasypodini according to M. C. Castro et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Anadasypus, Dasypus, Propraopus

Subtaxa: Pliodasypus vergelianus

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Type: Pliodasypus vergelianus

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore