Arretotherium meridionale Rincon et al. 2013 (anthracothere)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Anthracotheriidae

Full reference: A. F. Rincon, J. I. Bloch, B. J. Macfadden and C. Jaramillo. 2013. First Central American record of Anthracotheriidae (Mammalia, Bothriodontidae) from the early Miocene of Panama. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33(2):421-433

Belongs to Arretotherium according to A. F. Rincon et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Arretotherium acridens, Arretotherium fricki, Arretotherium leptodus

Type specimen: UF 244187, a mandible (juvenile left dentary with associated deciduous canine, partially erupted c1, p1, dp2–dp4, m1–m2, and associated right i1–i2 and mandibular symphysis)

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution: found only at Lirio Norte (Las Cascadas Fm) ( of Panama)

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