†family Notostylopidae Ameghino 1897 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Notostylopidae

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

Parent taxon: Notoungulata according to V. Deraco and D. A. GarcÍa-López 2016

See also Ameghino 1897, Bradham et al. 2015, Carroll 1988, Simpson 1935, Simpson 1948 and Vucetich 1980

Sister taxa: Acoelodus, Albertogaudryidae, Allalmeia, Archaeopithecidae, Archaeoplus, Archaeotypotherium transitum, Brandmayria, Brandmayria simpsoni, Carolodarwinia, Carolodarwinia pyramidentata, Claenodon patagonicus, Degonia sympathica, Edvardocopeia, Edvardocopeia sinuosa, Entelonychia, Epitypotherium cancellatum, Eudiastatus, Hegetotheria, Henricosborniidae, Homalodotheria, Isotypotherium, Lophiodonticulus, Lophiodonticulus patagonicus, Lophiodonticulus retroversus, Notioprogonia, Notopithecidae, Notopithecus summus, Oldfieldthomasiidae, Ortholophodon, Pleurystylops, Pleurystylops glebosus, Procolpodon, Procolpodon foratus, Puelia, Puelia plicata, Pyramidon, Pyramidon klaatschi, Tonostylops, Tonostylops spissus, Toxodontia, Trimerostephanos ultimus, Typotheria, Typotheroidea, Ultrapithecus robustus

Subtaxa: Boreastylops Chilestylops Edvardotrouessartia Homalostylops Homalostylops interlissus Notostylops Orthogeniops Otrhonia

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Argentina (1 collection), Chile (1)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Argentina (1)

• Eocene of Argentina (43)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Brazil (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1)

Total: 48 collections including 82 occurrences

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