Dasypus proximus Ameghino 1887 (armadillo)

Mammalia - Xenarthra - Dasypodidae

Alternative combination: Proeuphractus proximus

Belongs to Dasypus according to R. Lydekker 1894

Sister taxa: Dasypus (Cryptophractus), Dasypus (Dasypus), Dasypus (Hyperoambon), Dasypus argentinus, Dasypus bellus, Dasypus hesternus, Dasypus longicaudatus, Dasypus moreni, Dasypus neogaeus, Dasypus patagonicus, Dasypus peba, Dasypus platensis, Dasypus scalabrini, Dasypus villosus

Ecology: semifossorial insectivore-frugivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Dasypus proximus in the database

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