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Priodontes Cuvier 1825 (giant armadillo)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Dasypodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 159119

Alternative spellings: Priodon, Priodonta, Prionodon, Prionodontes, Prionodos

Parent taxon: Priodontini according to P. Smith 2007

Sister taxon: Cabassous

Subtaxa: Priodontes maximus

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Ecology: semifossorial insectivore