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Periphragnis Roth 1899 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata

PaleoDB taxon number: 43363

Synonyms: Coelodontotherium Roth 1903 (no. 335962), Lemudeus Roth 1903 (no. 335961), Proasmodeus Ameghino 1902 (no. 315790), Tehuelia Roth 1902 (no. 335960)

Full reference: S. Roth. 1899. Aviso preliminar sobre mamíferos mesozóicos encontrados en Patagonia [Preliminary notice on Mesozoic mammals found in Patagonia]. Revista del Museo de La Plata 9:381-388

Parent taxon: Toxodonta according to J. Bradham et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Atryptheridae, Haplodontheriidae, Homalodotheriidae, Isotemnidae, Leontiniidae, Noaditherium, Notohippidae, Pachyrucidae, Protoxodontidae, Tembotheridae, Toxodontidae, Xotodontidae

Subtaxa: Lemudeus angustidens, Periphragnis circunflexus, Periphragnis cristatus, Periphragnis exauctus, Periphragnis harmeri, Periphragnis palmeri, Periphragnis vicentei

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Type: Periphragnis harmeri

Ecology: scansorial insectivore