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Glyptodon

Mammalia - Glyptodontidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1838Chlamydotherium Bronn
1838Orycterotherium Bronn
1838Hoplophorus Lund p. 11
1839Pachypus D'Alton
1839Glyptodon Owen
1839Lepitherium Saint-Hillaire p. 127
1857Schistopleurum Nodot
1880Thoracophorus Gervais and Ameghino p. 790
1888Glyptodon petaliferus Cope
1889Neothoracophorus Ameghino
1889Glyptodon Cope p. 663
1889Hoplophorus Cope p. 663
1894Glyptodon Lydekker p. 3
1912Glyptodon Brown
1912Neothoracophorus Brown
1952Glyptocoileus Castellanos p. 402
1953Glyptopedius Castellanos p. 395
1976Heteroglyptodon Roselli p. 137
1980Glyptodon Kurten and Anderson p. 132
1988Glyptodon Carroll
1988Hoplophorus Carroll
1988Neothoracophorus Carroll
1991Chlamydotherium Marshall and Sempere
1997Hoplophorus McKenna and Bell p. 87
1997Neothoracophorus McKenna and Bell p. 87
1997Chlamydotherium McKenna and Bell p. 91
1997Glyptodon McKenna and Bell p. 91
1997Heteroglyptodon McKenna and Bell p. 91
2004Glyptodon Zurita et al.
2006Glyptodon Salles et al. p. 7
2008Glyptodon Rincón et al. p. 203
2010Glyptodon Soibelzon et al. p. 456
2018Glyptodon Zurita et al.

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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
RankNameAuthor
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Americatheria
Xenarthra()
familyGlyptodontidaeBurmeister 1879
subfamilyGlyptodontinaeGray 1869
genusGlyptodonOwen 1839

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: ground dwellingo
Diet: omnivoreo
Created: 2005-08-26 13:20:40
Modified: 2005-08-26 15:20:40
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Nowak 1999, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Colloncuran to the top of the Lujanian or 15.50000 to 0.01200 Ma

Collections (56 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Colloncuran15.5 - 13.8Bolivia (Potosí) Neothoracophorus sp. (68402)
Huayquerian9.0 - 6.8Argentina (La Pampa) Hoplophorus sp. (152061)
Huayquerian9.0 - 6.8Argentina (Entre Rios) Hoplophorus verus (55600)
Late/Upper Pliocene3.6 - 2.588Argentina (Buenos Aires) G. sp. (53926)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Bolivia (Tarija) G. clavipes (142016) Hoplophorus echazui, Chlamydotherium sellowi, G. reticulatus, Neothoracophorus elevatus (70673)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Peru (San Martin) G. sp. (151920)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Bolivia (Chuquisaca) G. sp. (71582)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Venezuela (Falcon) G. clavipes (63884)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Argentina (Cordoba) G. reticulatus (123831)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Argentina (Santiago del Estero) G. clavipes (191153)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Bolivia (Oruro) G. sp. (63761)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Argentina (Mendoza) G. sp. (113479)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Peru (Cusco) G. clavipes (146860)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Brazil (Sergipe) G. clavipes (187597)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Bolivia (Cochabamba) G. sp. (71590 71591 71592)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul) G. sp. (28513 28519)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Paraguay G. clavipes (71292) G. sp. (191113)
Pleistocene - Holocene2.588 - 0.0Brazil (Sergipe) G. clavipes (113472)
Pleistocene - Holocene2.588 - 0.0Brazil (Sao Paulo) Hoplophorus sp., G. clavipes, G. reticulatus (147609)
Pleistocene - Holocene2.588 - 0.0Brazil (Mato Grosso do Sul) G. sp. (92814)
Ensenadan1.2 - 0.781Bolivia G. reticulatus (71322)
Ensenadan1.2 - 0.781Argentina (Buenos Aires) G. munizi (142141)
Ensenadan1.2 - 0.781Argentina (Jujuy) G. sp. (141898)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Argentina (Buenos Aires) G. clavipes (63335)
Middle Pleistocene0.781 - 0.126Bolivia (Chuquisaca) Chlamydotherium sp., G. reticulatus (70704)
Lujanian0.781 - 0.012Venezuela (Falcon) G. clavipes (113601)
Lujanian0.781 - 0.012Uruguay G. clavipes (71274)
Lujanian0.781 - 0.012Argentina (Buenos Aires) G. clavipes (71314 71347 140713) G. perforatus, G. rudimentarius, G. clavipes, G. reticulatus, Neothoracophorus depressus, Neothoracophorus elevatus (71303) G. reticulatus (71279 142142) G. sp. (71286)
Lujanian0.781 - 0.012Argentina (Chaco) G. sp. (78576 78578)
Middle Pleistocene - Late/Upper Pleistocene0.781 - 0.0117Uruguay (Montevideo) G. sp. (120884)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Argentina (Cordoba) G. sp. (191130)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Argentina (Formosa) G. sp. (114698)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Bolivia (Tarija) G. elongatus (142507) G. reticulatus (142158) Neothoracophorus sp., G. reticulatus (142160)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Colombia (Cundinamarca) G. sp. (190375)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (high glacial)0.126 - 0.0117Venezuela (Zulia) G. clavipes (63515)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Brazil (Piaui) G. clavipes (71335) G. clavipes, Hoplophorus euphractus (71332) Hoplophorus euphractus (71331)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Argentina (Buenos Aires) G. clavipes (71316)
Late/Upper Pleistocene - Holocene0.126 - 0.0Brazil (Rio Grande do Norte) G. sp. (148309)
Late/Upper Pleistocene - Holocene0.126 - 0.0Argentina (Buenos Aires) G. reticulatus (191127) G. sp. (71348)