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Clade Phyllophaga Owen 1842 (edentate)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 356404

Synonyms: Gravigrada (no. 147945), Gravigradi (no. 401870)

Parent taxon: Xenarthra according to M. C. McKenna et al. 2006

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

Subtaxa: Elipsodon, Megalonychoidea, Orophodontidae, Ortotheridae, Pseudoglyptodon

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore