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Lomaphorus Ameghino 1889 (glyptodon)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Glyptodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43579

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1889. Contribución al conocimiento de los mamíferos fósiles de la República Argentina [Contribution to the knowledge of the fossil mammals of the Argentine Republic]. Actas de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de la República Argentina en Córdoba 6:xxxii-1027

Parent taxon: Hoplophoridae according to F. Ameghino 1889

Sister taxa: Asterostemma, Eleutherocercus, Hoplophorini, Palaehoplophorus, Plohophorus, Protoglyptodon, Zaphilus

Subtaxa: Lomaphorus chapalmalensis, Lomaphorus cingulatus, Lomaphorus compressus, Lomaphorus elegans, Lomaphorus elevatus, Lomaphorus gracilis, Lomaphorus imperfectus, Lomaphorus meyeri, Lomaphorus paranensis

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Type: Hoplophorus imperfectus

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore