Paranauchenia Ameghino 1904 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Macraucheniidae

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1904. Nuevas especies de mamíferos, cretáceos y terciarios de la República Argentina [New species of mammals, Cretaceous and Tertiarty, from the Argentine Republic]. Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina 56–58:1-142

Parent taxon: Macraucheniinae according to F. Ameghino 1904

See also Cione et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Huayqueriana, Phoenixauchenia, Promacrauchenia, Scalabrinitherium, Windhausenia

Subtaxa: Paranauchenia denticulata Paranauchenia denticulatum

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Type: Scalabrinitherium denticulatum

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

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

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