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Yuruatherium Ciancio et al. 2012 (edentate)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 335171

Full reference: M. R. Ciancio, A. A. Carlini, K. E. Campbell and G. J. Scillato-Yané. 2012. New Palaeogene cingulates (Mammalia, Xenarthra) from Santa Rosa, Peru; and their importance in the context of South American faunas. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 11(6):727-741

Parent taxon: Cingulata according to M. R. Ciancio et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Dasypodoidea, Eocoleophorus, Euphracta, Glyptodonta, Pachyarmatheriidae, Peltephilidae, Proeocoleophorus

Subtaxa: Yuruatherium tropicalis

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Type: Yuruatherium tropicalis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore