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Scarrittia Simpson 1934 (notoungulate)

Osteichthyes - Notoungulata - Leontiniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43378

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1934. A new notoungulate from the early Tertiary of Patagonia. American Museum Novitates 735:1-3

Parent taxon: Leontiniidae according to B. J. Shockey et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Anayatherium, Ancylocoelus, Colpodon, Coquenia, Elmerriggsia, Gualta, Henricofilholia, Huilatherium, Leontinia, Martinmiguelia, Purperia, Pyralophodon, Rodiotherium, Scaphops, Stenogenium, Taubatherium, Termastherium

Subtaxa: Scarrittia barranquensis, Scarrittia canquelensis, Scarrittia robusta

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Type: Scarrittia canquelensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore