Notiomastodon Cabrera 1929 (gomphothere)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Synonym: Haplomastodon Hoffstetter 1950

Parent taxon: Cuvieroniinae according to C. Paula Couto 1956

See also Carroll 1988, McKenna and Bell 1997, Mothé et al. 2012, Salles et al. 2006, Shoshani and Tassy 1996 and Shoshani and Tassy 2005

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Haplomastodon (Aleamastodon) Notiomastodon platensis

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Type: Mastodon platensis

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (16 collections), Bolivia (1), Brazil (21), Chile (2), Colombia (5), Ecuador (14), Peru (8), Uruguay (2), Venezuela (3)

Total: 72 collections each including a single occurrence

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