Proterotherium curtidens Ameghino 1891 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Proterotheriidae

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1891. Nuevos restos de mamíferos fósiles descubiertos por Carlos Ameghino en el Eoceno inferior de la Patagonia austral. – Especies nuevas, adiciones y correcciones [New remains of fossil mammals discovered by Carlos Ameghino in the lower Eocene of southern Patagonia. – New species, additions, and corrections]. Revista Argentina de Historia Natural 1:289-328

Belongs to Proterotherium according to F. Ameghino 1891

See also Ameghino 1894

Sister taxa: Proterotherium acer, Proterotherium americanum, Proterotherium australe, Proterotherium brachygnathum, Proterotherium browni, Proterotherium cavum, Proterotherium cervioides, Proterotherium cingulatum, Proterotherium dichotomum, Proterotherium divortium, Proterotherium dogei, Proterotherium intermedium, Proterotherium karaikense, Proterotherium mixtum, Proterotherium nitens, Proterotherium perpolitum, Proterotherium politum, Proterotherium principale, Proterotherium pyramidatum, Thoatherium velatum, Thoatherium minusculum, Thoatherium crepidatum, Thoatherium karaikense, Thoatherium bilobatum, Thoatherium rhabdodon, Diadiaphorus eversus, Diadiaphorus velox, Diadiaphorus sanctaecrucis, Diadiaphorus caniadensis, Diadiaphorus coelops, Diadiaphorus diplinthius, Diadiaphorus majusculus, Diadiaphorus minusculus, Diadiaphorus robustus, Epitherium laternarium, Anisolophus minusculus, Heptaconus acer, Tichodon quadrilobus

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Proterotherium curtidens in the database

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