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Eremotherium Spillmann 1948 (ground sloth)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Megatheriidae

Synonyms: Schaubia Hoffstetter 1949, Schaubitherium Hoffstetter 1950, Xenocnus Paula Couto 1980

Parent taxon: Megatheriidae according to R. Hoffstetter 1952

Sister taxa: Diellipsodon, Eomegatherium, Hapaloides, Megatheriina, Megatheriinae, Mylomorpha, Planops, Plesiomegatherium, Proscelidodon, Proschismotherium, Pseudhapalops, Pyramiodontherium, Rodimorpha

Subtaxa: Eremotherium elenense, Eremotherium eomigrans, Eremotherium laurillardi, Eremotherium sefvei

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore