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Brievabradys laventensis Villarroel 2000 (edentate)

Osteichthyes - Tardigrada - Mylodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 188833

Full reference: C. Villarroel. 2000. Un nuevo Mylodontinae (Xenarthra, Tardigrada) en la fauna de La Venta, Mioceno de Colombia: El estado actual de la familia Orophodontidae. Revista Acad. Colombia Cienc 24(90):117-127

Belongs to Brievabradys according to C. Villarroel 2000

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: LV-4-12, a mandible (Maxilary)

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): Interorbita width width 33.7, Lower m1 7.11 x 6.96, Lower m2 4.63 x 4.54, Lower m2-m4 row length 22.5, Lower m2-m4 rowth length 21.9, Lower m3 5.47 x 4.46, Lower m4 9.19 x 5.18, Lower teeth row length 31.2, Mandible width 14.2, Maxilary width 32.6, Palate width 13.9, Upper M1 7.91 x 8.76, Upper M2 7.58 x 4.64, Upper M3 5.96 x 5.32, Upper M4 4.96 x 4.92, Upper M5 5.99 x 4.72, Upper teeth row length 39.8