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Argyrohyrax Ameghino 1897 (notoungulate)

Osteichthyes - Notoungulata - Interatheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 57211

Synonyms: Notohyrax Ameghino 1901 (no. 314567), Plagiarthrus Ameghino 1896 (no. 57213)

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1897. Mammiféres crétacés de l’Argentine (Deuxième contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique de couches à Pyrotherium) [Cretaceous mammals of Argentina (second contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Pyrotherium Beds)]. Boletin Instituto Geografico Argentino 18(4–9):406-521

Parent taxon: Interatheriidae according to B. Vera et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Antofagastia, Cochilius, Fiandraia, Icochilus, Ignigena, Interatheriinae, Interatherium, Johnbell, Miocochilius, Nesciotherium, Paracochilius, Patriarchus, Plagiarthus, Progaleopithecus, Protypotherium, Punapithecus

Subtaxa: Argyrohyrax acuticostatus, Argyrohyrax concentricus, Argyrohyrax nesodontoides, Argyrohyrax proavus

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Type: Argyrohyrax proavus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore