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Neoglyptatelus Carlini et al. 1997 (glyptodon)

Osteichthyes - Xenarthra - Glyptodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 188863

Full reference: A. A. Carlini, S. F. Vizcaino, and G. J. Scillato-Yane. 1997. Armored Xenarthrans: A unique taxonomic and ecologic assemblage. Vertebrate Paleontology in the Neotropics; The Miocene Fauna of La Venta, Colombia (R. F. Kay, R. H. Madden, R. L. Cifelli, and J. J. Flynn, eds.; Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington)

Parent taxon: Glyptatelinae according to M. C. McKenna and S. K. Bell 1997

Sister taxon: Clypeotherium

Subtaxa: Neoglyptatelus originalis, Neoglyptatelus sincelejanus

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Type: Neoglyptatelus originalis

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore