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Glyptodon Owen 1839 (glyptodon)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Glyptodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43576

Synonyms: Chlamydotherium Bronn 1838 (no. 137095), Glyptocoileus Castellanos 1952 (no. 188904), Glyptopedius Castellanos 1953 (no. 188905), Heteroglyptodon Roselli 1976 (no. 188899), Hoplophorus Lund 1838 (no. 43578), Lepitherium Saint-Hillaire 1839 (no. 188901), Neothoracophorus Ameghino 1889 (no. 43581), Orycterotherium Bronn 1838 (no. 364391), Pachypus D'Alton 1839 (no. 188902), Schistopleurum Nodot 1857 (no. 188903), Thoracophorus Gervais and Ameghino 1880 (no. 188860)

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

Sister taxa: Boreostemma, Glyptotheriini, Glyptotherium, Paraglyptodon

Subtaxa: Glyptodon clavipes, Glyptodon depressus, Glyptodon elongatus, Glyptodon euphractus, Glyptodon falkneri, Glyptodon fiorinii, Glyptodon minor, Glyptodon munizi, Glyptodon petaliferus, Glyptodon reticulatus, Glyptodon rivapacis, Glyptodon rudis, Hoplophorus bergi, Hoplophorus clarazianus, Hoplophorus evidens, Hoplophorus lydekkeri, Hoplophorus migoyianus, Hoplophorus verus, Neothoracophorus elevatus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore