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Astrapotherium Burmeister 1879 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Astrapotheria - Astrapotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43462

Synonyms: Listriotherium Mercerat 1891 (no. 314427), Mesembriotherium Moreno 1882 (no. 314426), Xylotherium Mercerat 1891 (no. 314428)

Parent taxon: Astrapotheridae according to F. Ameghino 1891

Sister taxa: Astrapodon, Astraponotus, Astrapothericulus, Ganastrapotherium, Granastrapotherium, Liarthrus, Maddenia, Monoeidodon, Parastrapotherium, Scaglia, Tonorhinus, Uruguaytheriinae

Subtaxa: Astrapotherium christi, Astrapotherium columnatum, Astrapotherium delimitatum, Astrapotherium giganteum, Astrapotherium karaikense, Astrapotherium magnum, Astrapotherium nanum, Astrapotherium ruderarium

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore