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Kuntinaru Billet et al. 2011 (armadillo)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Dasypodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 265602

Full reference: G. Billet, L. Hautier, C. Muizon and X. Valentin. 2011. Oldest cingulate skulls provide congruence between morphological and molecular scenarios of armadillo evolution. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 278:2791-2797

Parent taxon: Tolypeutinae according to G. Billet et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Priodontini, Tolypeutes, Tolypeutini

Subtaxa: Kuntinaru boliviensis

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore