Guilielmoscottia Ameghino 1901 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Notopithecidae

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1901. Notices préliminaires sur des ongulés nouveaux des terrains crétacés de Patagonie [Preliminary notes on new ungulates from the Cretaceous terrains of Patagonia]. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Córdoba 16:349-429

Parent taxon: Notopithecidae according to B. Vera 2016

See also Ameghino 1901, Carroll 1988, Reguero and Prevosti 2010 and Simpson 1967

Sister taxa: Antepithecus, Eupithecops, Notopithecus, Transpithecus

Subtaxa: Guilielmoscottia plicifera

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Type: Guilielmoscottia plicifera

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Argentina (1 collection)

• Eocene of Argentina (6)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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