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Neosclerocalyptus Paula Couto 1957 (glyptodon)

Osteichthyes - Xenarthra - Glyptodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 117307

Synonyms: Chacus Zurita 2002 (no. 188826), Sclerocalyptus Ameghino 1891 (no. 43591)

Parent taxon: Hoplophorini according to E. Soibelzon et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Berthawyleria, Eosclerophorus, Hoplophorus, Isolinia, Parahoplophorus, Stromaphoropsis, Stromaphorus, Trabalia, Trachycalyptus

Subtaxa: Neosclerocalyptus heusseri, Neosclerocalyptus ornatus, Neosclerocalyptus pseudornatus, Sclerocalyptus ornatus, Sclerocalyptus verus

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore