Mixotoxodon Van Frank 1957 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Toxodontidae

Full reference: R. Van Frank. 1957. A fossil collection from northern Venezuela. 1. Toxodontidae (Mammalia, Notoungulata). American Museum Novitates 1850:1-38

Parent taxon: Toxodontidae according to R. L. Cifelli and C. R. Schaff 1998

See also Alroy 2002 and Van Frank 1957

Sister taxa: Alitoxodon, Dilobodon, Dinotoxodontinae, Hemixotodon, Hyperoxotodon, Morphippus corrugatus, Nesodonopsis, Nesodontinae, Ocnerotherium, Oriadubitherium, Palaeotoxodon, Palyeidodon, Paratrigodon, Pisanodon, Posnanskytherium, Proadinotherium, Prototrigodon, Stenotephanos, Toxodon, Toxodontinae, Xotodon

Subtaxa: Mixotoxodon larensis

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Type: Mixotoxodon larensis

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), Bolivia (1), Colombia (1), Costa Rica (1), El Salvador (3), Honduras (1), Mexico (1), Nicaragua (2), Panama (2), United States (1: Texas), Venezuela (4)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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