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Glossotherium Owen 1840 (edentate)

Osteichthyes - Tardigrada - Mylodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43634

Synonyms: Eumylodon Ameghino 1904 (no. 46398), Glossotheridium Kraglievich 1934 (no. 43632), Pseudolestodon Gervais and Ameghino 1880 (no. 161723)

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

Sister taxa: Brievabradys, Kiyumylodon, Lestobradys, Lestodon, Megabradys, Mylodon, Octodontotherium, Octomylodon, Paramylodon, Prolestodon, Promylodon, Ranculcus, Stenodon, Strabosodon

Subtaxa: Eumylodon bonaerensis, Eumylodon incertus, Glossotherium chapadmalense, Glossotherium domesticum, Glossotherium emmersoni, Glossotherium garbanii, Glossotherium giganteum, Glossotherium robustum, Glossotherium tropicorum, Pseudolestodon injunctus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore