Transpithecus Ameghino 1901 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Notopithecidae

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1901. Notices préliminaires sur des ongulés nouveaux des terrains crétacés de Patagonie [Preliminary notes on new ungulates from the Cretaceous terrains of Patagonia]. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Córdoba 16:349-429

Parent taxon: Notopithecidae according to B. Vera 2016

See also Ameghino 1901, Carroll 1988, Reguero and Prevosti 2010, Simpson 1935, Simpson 1967 and Vera 2012

Sister taxa: Antepithecus, Eupithecops, Guilielmoscottia, Notopithecus

Subtaxa: Transpithecus obtentus

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Type: Transpithecus obtentus

Ecology: scansorial herbivore


• Eocene of Argentina (10 collections)

Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences

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