Haplodontherium Ameghino 1885 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Haplodontheriidae

Synonym: Pachynodon Burmeister 1891

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1885. Nuevos restos de mamíferos fósiles Oligocenos recogidos por el Profesor Pedro Scalabrini y pertenecientes al Museo Provincial de la ciudad del Parana [New remains of Oligocene fossil mammals collected by Professor Pedro Scalabrini and belonging to the Provincial Museum of the city of Parana]. Boletín de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias 8:1-205

Parent taxon: Haplodontheriidae according to F. Ameghino 1907

See also Ameghino 1885, Ameghino 1887 and Cione et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Abothrodon, Ceratoxodon, Mesotoxodon, Neotrigodon, Plesiotoxodon, Stereotoxodon, Toxodontherium, Trigodon, Trigodonops

Subtaxa: Pachynodon modicus

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution: found only at Parana, Pueblo Brugo to Diamante, Ituzaingo Fm. (Miocene of Argentina)

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