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Lambdaconus Ameghino 1897 (mammal)

Osteichthyes

PaleoDB taxon number: 77069

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: Proterotheriidae according to M. F. Soria 2001

Sister taxa: Anisolambda, Anisolambda nodulosa, Anisolambdinae, Brachytherini, Caliphrium, Deuterotherium, Diplasiotherium, Eoauchenia, Eoproterotherium, Eoprotherotherium, Epecuenia, Guilielmofloweria, Heptaconus, Heteroglyphis, Licaphrops, Lophogododon, Megadolodinae, Paramacrauchenia, Phoradiadius, Picturotherium, Polyacrodon, Polymorphis, Prolicaphrium, Proterotheriinae, Proterotherini, Ricardolydekkeria, Tetramerorhinus, Tichodon, Villarroelia, Xesmodon

Subtaxa: Lambdaconus colombianus, Lambdaconus lacerum, Lambdaconus suinus

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Type: Lambdaconus suinus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore