Trigonostylops wortmani Ameghino 1897 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Trigonostylopidae

Synonyms: Trigonostylops columnifer Ameghino 1904, Trigonostylops coryphodontoides Ameghino 1904, Trigonostylops eximius Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops germinalis Ameghino 1904, Trigonostylops hemicyclus Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops insumptus Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops integer Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops minimus Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops scabellum Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops secundarius Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops subtrigonus Ameghino 1901, Trigonostylops trigonus Ameghino 1901

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1897. Mammiféres crétacés de l’Argentine (Deuxième contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique de couches à Pyrotherium) [Cretaceous mammals of Argentina (second contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Pyrotherium Beds)]. Boletin Instituto Geografico Argentino 18(4–9):406-521

Belongs to Trigonostylops according to G. G. Simpson 1967

See also Ameghino 1897, Ameghino 1901 and Ameghino 1904

Sister taxon: Trigonostylops gegenbauri

Type specimens:

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Argentina (12 collections)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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