Glyptodon euphractus Lund 1839 (glyptodon)

Mammalia - Xenarthra - Glyptodontidae

Alternative combination: Hoplophorus euphractus

Synonyms: Glyptodon dubius Reinhardt 1875, Hoplophorus sellowi Lund 1838

Belongs to Glyptodon according to F. Ameghino 1889

See also Lydekker 1894

Sister taxa: Glyptodon clavipes, Glyptodon depressus, Glyptodon elongatus, Glyptodon falkneri, Glyptodon fiorinii, Glyptodon minor, Glyptodon munizi, Glyptodon petaliferus, Glyptodon reticulatus, Glyptodon rivapacis, Glyptodon rudis, Neothoracophorus elevatus, Hoplophorus clarazianus, Hoplophorus migoyianus, Hoplophorus lydekkeri, Hoplophorus evidens, Hoplophorus bergi, Hoplophorus verus

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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