Pachyrukhos Ameghino 1885 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Hegetotheriidae

Alternative spelling: Pachyrucos

Synonym: Pedotherium Burmeister 1888

Parent taxon: Pachyrukhinae according to F. D. Seoane et al. 2017

See also Ameghino 1894, Ameghino 1901, Carroll 1988, Kramarz et al. 2010, Lydekker 1894 and Sinclair 1908

Sister taxa: Medistylus, Paedotherium, Propachyrucos, Prosotherium, Tremacyllus

Subtaxa: Pachyrucos absis Pachyrucos elongatus Pachyrucos moyani Pachyrucos naevius Pachyrucos politus Pachyrucos teres Pachyrucos trivius Pachyrukhos politus

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Argentina (6 collections), Chile (1)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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