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†family Hegetotheriidae Savage 1951 (notoungulate)

Osteichthyes - Notoungulata

PaleoDB taxon number: 43439

Alternative spelling: Hegetotheridae

Full reference: D. E. Savage. 1951. Report on Fossil Vertebrates from the Upper Magdalena Valley, Colombia. Science 114(2955):186-187

Parent taxon: Typotheria according to G. Billet 2011

Sister taxa: Campanorcidae, Eutrachytheriidae, Griphotherion, Interatheriidae, Mesotheriidae, Typotherioidea

Subtaxa: Getohetherium, Hegetotheriinae, Pachyrukhinae, Paedsotherium, Pseudohegetotherium, Selatherium, Tegehotherium

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore