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Ferugliotherium windhauseni Bonaparte 1986 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Ferugliotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 67618

Synonym: Vucetichia gracilis Bonaparte 1990 (taxon 140290)

Full reference: J. F. Bonaparte. 1986. Sobre Mesungulatum houusayi y nuevos mamíferos Cretácicos de Patagonia, Argentina [On Mesungulatum houssayi and new Cretaceous mammals from Patagonia, Argentina]. Actas del IV Congreso Argentino de Paleontología y Biostratigrafía 2:48-61

Belongs to Ferugliotherium according to D. W. Krause 1993

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Ferugliotherium windhauseni: MACN-RN 20, a tooth (right m2). Its type locality is Los Alamitos vertebrates, middle section, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian lacustrine - large siltstone/sandstone in the Los Alamitos Formation of Argentina.
  • Vucetichia gracilis: MACN-RN 174, a tooth (worn right m1). Its type locality is Los Alamitos vertebrates, middle section, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian lacustrine - large siltstone/sandstone in the Los Alamitos Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore