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Anisotemnus Ameghino 1902 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Isotemnidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43358

Synonym: Toxotemnus Ameghino 1904 (taxon 318309)

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1902. Notices préliminaires sur des mammifères nouveaux des terrains Crétacé de Patagonie {preliminary notes on new mammals from the Cretaceous terrains of Patagonia]. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Córdoba 17:5-70

Parent taxon: Isotemnidae according to G. G. Simpson 1967

Sister taxa: Acoelohyrax, Calodontotherium, Coelostylodon, Colhuapia, Colhuapia rosei, Colhuelia, Distylophorus, Eurystephanodon crassatus, Interhippus deflexus, Isotemnus, Lafkenia, Lafkenia schmidti, Lafkenia sulcifera, Lophocoelus, Pampatemnus, Pehuenia magna, Pelurocoelodon, Pleurocoelodon, Pleurostylodon, Rhyphodon, Thomashuxleya, Thomashuxleya principialis, Trigonolophodon modicus, Trimerostephanos

Subtaxa: Anisotemnus distentus

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Type: Isotemnus distentus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore