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Glyptotherium

Mammalia - Glyptodontidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1903Glyptotherium Osborn
1912Glyptotherium Brown
1912Brachyostracon Brown p. 169 figs. 1-4
1929Boreostracon Simpson
1953Xenoglyptodon Meade
1980Glyptotherium Kurten and Anderson p. 132
1988Glyptotherium Carroll
1995Glyptotherium Downing and White p. 394
1997Glyptotherium McKenna and Bell p. 91
2005Glyptotherium Cisneros p. 243
2007Glyptotherium McDonald and Naples p. 151
2007Glyptotherium Mead et al. p. 442
2018Glyptotherium 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
genusGlyptotheriumOsborn 1903

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 Calabrian to the top of the Rancholabrean or 1.80600 to 0.01200 Ma

Collections (75 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pliocene - Pleistocene5.333 - 0.0117USA (Oklahoma) G. arizonae (150272)
Blancan4.9 - 1.8Mexico (Guanajuato) G. arizonae (20077) G. sp. (70114 70117)
Blancan4.9 - 1.8USA (Texas) G. sp. (20046 20047) G. texanum (20028 20032 20033 20050 20057)
Blancan4.9 - 1.8USA (Florida) G. arizonae (19747 19754 19758 19764)
Blancan4.9 - 1.8USA (New Mexico) G. arizonae (19655)
Blancan4.9 - 1.8USA (Arizona) G. arizonae (19646) G. texanum (19656 19657 19658)
Blancan - Irvingtonian4.9 - 0.3USA (New Mexico) G. arizonae (20141) G. sp. (20397)
Blancan - Irvingtonian4.9 - 0.3USA (Arizona) G. texanum (19652)
Blancan - Irvingtonian4.9 - 0.3Mexico (Jalisco) G. sp. (20078)
Blancan - Irvingtonian4.9 - 0.3Costa Rica (Alajuela) G. arizonae (192089)
Blancan - Irvingtonian4.9 - 0.3USA (Florida) G. arizonae (19750 98313)
Early/Lower Pleistocene2.588 - 0.781Mexico (Jalisco) G. cylindricum (189787)
Early/Lower Pleistocene - Middle Pleistocene2.588 - 0.126El Salvador G. arizonae (70118)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Costa Rica (Alajuela) G. texanum (113469)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (Louisiana) G. floridanum (124936)
Pleistocene (glacial)2.588 - 0.0117Brazil (Minas Gerais) Glyptotheriini indet. (140474)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (Texas) Glyptodon petaliferus (156789)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (South Carolina) G. floridanum (65405)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Mexico (Santiago chazumba) G. sp. (190089)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117Mexico (Mexico) G. mexicanum (71319)
Quaternary2.588 - 0.0Mexico (Santiago Chazumba) G. sp. (190088)
Calabrian1.806 - 0.781USA (Florida) G. arizonae (20384)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Texas) Glyptodon fredericensis (20342) G. sp. (20164 20412)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3Mexico (Aguascalientes) Brachyostracon mexicanus (20283)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3Mexico (Jalisco) G. sp. (20539)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (New Mexico) G. arizonae (20548) G. sp. (20139)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Arizona) G. arizonae (20341 20344) G. sp. (20536)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Florida) G. arizonae (20308 20399) G. floridanum (20520)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Oklahoma) G. arizonae (20382)
Rancholabrean0.3 - 0.012Mexico (Sonora) G. sp. (20495)
Rancholabrean0.3 - 0.012Mexico (Tamaulipas) G. sp. (74498)
Rancholabrean0.3 - 0.012Mexico (Hidalgo) G. floridanum (113408 113409 113410)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117El Salvador G. sp. (190752)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (high glacial)0.126 - 0.0117USA (Texas) Boreostracon sp. (74470)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Brazil (Pernambuco) Glyptotheriini indet. (195186)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (glacial)0.126 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Boreostracon floridanus (154771)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Costa Rica (Barra Honda Nicoya) G. sp. (190748)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Boreostracon floridanus (74292) G. floridanum (154804)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Texas) Glyptodon sp. (93527)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Venezuela Glyptodon clavipes (71350)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Mexico (Sonora) G. cylindricum (85156 85159)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Panama (Herrera) Glyptodon sp. (71278)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Mexico (Mexico) G. mexicanum (71320)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117Venezuela (Falcon) Glyptodon sp. (71283 71284) G. cylindricum (114475 114477)
Late/Upper Pleistocene - Holocene0.126 - 0.0Brazil (Rio Grande do Norte) Glyptodon sp. (93235)