Prothoatherium Ameghino 1902 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Didolodontidae

Synonym: Neodolodus Hoffstetter and Soria 1986

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1902. Première contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique des couches à Colpodon [First contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Colopdon Beds]. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Córdoba 17:71-141

Parent taxon: Didolodontidae according to R. Hoffstetter and M. Soria 1986

See also Ameghino 1902, Carroll 1988 and Cifelli and Guerrero 1989

Sister taxa: Archaeohyracotherium, Argyrolambda, Depaulacoutoia, Didolodus, Enneoconus, Ernestokokenia, Escribania, Lamegoia, Paulogervaisia, Proectocion, Raulvaccia, Ricardocifellia, Salladolodus, Umayodus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution: found only at Duke-ING locality 040 (La Venta Fauna) (Miocene of Colombia)

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