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Parastrapotherium

Mammalia - Astrapotheria - Astrapotheriidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
p. 641 p. 653
YearName and author
1895Parastrapotherium Ameghino
1897Parastrapotherium Ameghino p. 448
1897Traspoatherium Ameghino p. 450
1897Loxocoelus Ameghino p. 476
1903Helicolophodon Roth
1988Parastrapotherium Carroll
2008Parastrapotherium Kramarz and Bond
2010Parastrapotherium Kramarz and Bond

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Epitheria
UngulataLinnaeus 1766
Meridiungulata
orderAstrapotheria
familyAstrapotheriidaeAmeghino 1887
genusParastrapotheriumAmeghino 1895

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialsubc
Diet: herbivoreo
Created: 2009-01-05 17:11:22
Modified: 2009-01-05 19:11:22
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: MacFadden et al. 1996, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Oligocene to the top of the Colhuehuapian or 28.40000 to 17.50000 Ma

Collections (11 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Middle Eocene - Early/Lower Miocene48.6 - 15.97Argentina (Chubut) P. crassum (176461)
Deseadan29.0 - 21.0Argentina (Santa Cruz) P. holmbergi (50074 176269)
Deseadan29.0 - 21.0Argentina (Chubut) Astrapotherium voghti (186781) P. holmbergi (14211) P. martiale (186780) P. sp. (146358)
Late/Upper Oligocene28.4 - 23.03Argentina (Chubut) Parastrapotherium indet. (92670)
Early/Lower Miocene23.03 - 15.97Argentina (Neuquén) P. sp. (89027 197285)
Colhuehuapian21.0 - 17.5Argentina (Chubut) P. symmetrum (141368)