Lumbreratherium Herrera et al. 2017 (armadillo)

Mammalia - Cingulata - Dasypodidae

Full reference: C. M. R. Herrera, J. E. Powell, G. I. Esteban and C. Papa. 2017. A New Eocene Dasypodid with Caniniforms (Mammalia, Xenarthra, Cingulata) from Northwest Argentina. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 24:275-288

Parent taxon: Dasypodidae according to C. M. R. Herrera et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Amblytatus, Archaeutatus, Astegotherium, Chlamytheriinae, Dasypina, Dasypodinae, Epipeltecoelus, Euphractinae, Euphractus, Machlydotherium, Macrochorobates, Meteutatus attonsus, Ornithoryncina, Orycteropina, Pampatheriinae, Peltephilinae, Prodasypus, Prostegotherium, Pseudeutatus, Pseudostegotherium, Pucatherium, Punatherium, Stegotheriopsis, Tolypeutinae, Utaetus

Subtaxa: Lumbreratherium oblitum

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Type: Lumbreratherium oblitum

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore

Distribution: found only at Estancia Pampa Grande (Eocene of Argentina)

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