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Bradypus Linnaeus 1758 (edentate)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 72263

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

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

Sister taxa: Eucholoeops, Eutardigrada, Pelecyodon, Rathymotheriidae, Schismotherium

Subtaxa: Bradypus griseus, Bradypus tridactylus

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Type: Bradypus tridactylus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore