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Glyptatelus Ameghino 1897 (glyptodon)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Glyptodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43575

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: Glyptodontidae according to G. G. Simpson 1948

Sister taxa: Doedicurinae, Ecinepeltus, Eosclerocalyptus, Glyptatelinae, Glyptodontinae, Hoplophorinae, Lomaphorelus, Neothoracophorini, Palaeopeltis, Parapropalaehoplophorus, Propalaehoplophorinae, Sclerocalyptinae, Trachycalyptoides

Subtaxa: Glyptatelus fractus, Glyptatelus malaspinensis, Glyptatelus tatusinus

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Type: Glyptatelus tatusinus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore