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†family Archaeohyracidae Ameghino 1897 (notoungulate)

Osteichthyes - Notoungulata

PaleoDB taxon number: 43433

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1897. Mammiféres crétacés de l’Argentine (Deuxième contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique de couches à Pyrotherium) [Cretaceous mammals of Argentina (second contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Pyrotherium Beds)]. Boletin Instituto Geografico Argentino 18(4–9):406-521

Parent taxon: Hegetotheria according to G. G. Simpson 1967

Sister taxa: Eohegetotherium, Pseudopachyrucos

Subtaxa: Archaeohyrax, Archaeotypotherium, Bryanpattersonia, Eohyrax, Isolophodon, Protarchaeohyrax, Pseudhyrax, Punahyrax

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Type: Archaeohyrax

Ecology: scansorial insectivore