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Orthoarthrus Ameghino 1904 (edentate)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 318387

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: Xenarthra according to Mones 1986

Sister taxa: Adiastaltus, Anathitus, Argyromanis, Cingulata, Ernanodontidae, Minerva, Myrmecophagi, Phyllophaga, Pilosa, Placophori, Dasypoda, Entelops dispar, Trematherium intermixtum, Nomarthra, Glyptodontia

Subtaxa: Orthoarthrus mixtus

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Type: Orthoarthrus mixtus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore