Anisolambda Ameghino 1901 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Proterotheriidae

Synonyms: Eulambda Ameghino 1904, Josepholeidya Ameghino 1901

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: Proterotheriidae according to C. d. Paula Couto 1952

See also Ameghino 1901, Ameghino 1904, Carroll 1988, Cifelli 1983, Simpson 1935, Simpson 1948 and Simpson 1967

Sister taxa: Anisolambda nodulosa, Anisolambdinae, Brachytherini, Caliphrium, Deuterotherium, Diplasiotherium, Eoauchenia, Eoproterotherium, Eoprotherotherium, Epecuenia, Guilielmofloweria, Heteroglyphis, Lambdaconus, Licaphrops, Lophogododon, Megadolodinae, Paramacrauchenia, Phoradiadius, Picturotherium, Polyacrodon, Polymorphis, Prolicaphrium, Proterotheriinae, Proterotherini, Ricardolydekkeria, Tetramerorhinus, Villarroelia, Xesmodon

Subtaxa: Anisolambda amel Anisolambda fissidens Josepholeidya adunca Josepholeidya deculca

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Type: Anisolambda fissidens

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Argentina (5 collections)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1)

Total: 6 collections including 8 occurrences

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