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†family Mylodontidae Savage 1951 (edentate)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 43629

Full reference: D. E. Savage. 1951. Report on Fossil Vertebrates from the Upper Magdalena Valley, Colombia. Science 114(2955):186-187

Parent taxon: Eutardigrada according to T. J. Gaudin 1995

Sister taxon: Megatheriidae

Subtaxa: Baraguatherium, Elassotherium, Glossotheriopsis, Lestodontinae, Mylodontinae, Nematheriinae, Paroctodontotherium, Pseudoprepotherium, Scelidotheridium, Scelidotheriinae

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore