Protypotherium endiadys Roth 1898 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Protypotheriidae

Alternative combination: Icochilus endiadys

Full reference: S. Roth. 1898. Reconocimiento de la Region Andina de la República Argentina. Apuntes sobre la Geología y la Paleontología de los Territorios del Río Negro y Neuquén (Diciembre de 1895 á Junio de 1896) [Reconaissance of the Andean Region of the Argentine Republic. Notes on the Geology and Paleontology of the Territories of the Río Negro and Neuquén (December 1895 to June 1896)] 1-56

Belongs to Protypotherium according to B. Vera et al. 2017

See also Roth 1898

Sister taxa: Protypotherium altum, Protypotherium antiquum, Protypotherium attenuatum, Protypotherium australe, Protypotherium bifidens, Protypotherium colloncurensis, Protypotherium diastematum, Protypotherium diastematus, Protypotherium distinctum, Protypotherium furculosus, Protypotherium icochiloides, Protypotherium leptocephalus, Protypotherium minutum, Protypotherium praerutilum, Protypotherium rectus, Protypotherium sinclairi, Epipatriarchus innexus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Collón Cura River, which is in a Colloncuran terrestrial sandstone in the Collón Cura Formation of Argentina

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Argentina (12 collections), Chile (1)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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