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†family Rathymotheriidae Ameghino 1904 (edentate)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 318378

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1904. Nuevas especies de mamíferos, cretáceos y terciarios de la República Argentina [New species of mammals, Cretaceous and Tertiarty, from the Argentine Republic]. Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina 56–58:1-142

Parent taxon: Tardigrada according to F. Ameghino 1904

Sister taxa: Mylodontoidea, Bradypus, Eucholoeops, Eutardigrada, Pelecyodon, Schismotherium

Subtaxa: Rathymotherium

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Type: Rathymotherium

Ecology: scansorial insectivore