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†family Glyptodontidae Savage 1951 (glyptodon)

Osteichthyes - Xenarthra

PaleoDB taxon number: 43568

Full reference: D. E. Savage. 1951. Report on Fossil Vertebrates from the Upper Magdalena Valley, Colombia. Science 114(2955):186-187

Parent taxon: Xenarthra according to G. G. Simpson 1948

Sister taxa: Adiastaltus, Anathitus, Argyromanis, Cingulata, Ernanodontidae, Minerva, Orthoarthrus, Phyllophaga, Pilosa, Hicanodonta, Nomarthra

Subtaxa: Doedicurinae, Ecinepeltus, Eosclerocalyptus, Euryurus, Glyptatelinae, Glyptatelus, Glyptodontinae, Hoplophorinae, Lomaphorelus, Neothoracophorini, Palaeopeltis, Parapropalaehoplophorus, Propalaehoplophorinae, Sclerocalyptinae, Trachycalyptoides

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore