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Glyptotherium Osborn 1903 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Edentata - Sclerocalyptidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43577

Synonyms: Boreostracon Simpson 1929 (no. 44586), Brachyostracon Brown 1912 (no. 44658), Xenoglyptodon Meade 1953 (no. 52719)

Parent taxon: Glyptodontinae according to A. E. Zurita et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Boreostemma, Glyptodon, Glyptotheriini, Paraglyptodon

Subtaxa: Glyptotherium cylindricum, Glyptotherium texanum

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore