†superfamily Glyptodontoidea Gray 1869 (edentate)

Mammalia - Cingulata

Parent taxon: Cingulata according to A. E. Zurita et al. 2009

See also Carlini et al. 2008, Carroll 1988, McKenna and Bell 1997, Paula Couto 1956 and Rincón et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Dasypodoidea, Eocoleophorus, Euphracta, Glyptodonta, Pachyarmatheriidae, Peltephilidae, Proeocoleophorus, Yuruatherium

Subtaxa: Pampatheriidae Panochthidae

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (25 collections), Bolivia (7), Brazil (19), Ecuador (2), El Salvador (1), Guatemala (1), Mexico (7), Paraguay (3), Peru (5), United States (56: Florida, Georgia, Kansas, South Carolina, Texas), Uruguay (2), Venezuela (5)

• Blancan of Mexico (1), United States (13: Florida)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Costa Rica (1)

• Pliocene of Argentina (11), Bolivia (2), Colombia (1)

• Montehermosan of Argentina (5), Bolivia (2)

• Hemphillian of Costa Rica (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (14), Bolivia (1), Brazil (4), Colombia (4), Peru (3), Uruguay (1), Venezuela (3)

• Deseadan of Uruguay (1)

• Oligocene of Peru (2)

Total: 203 collections including 238 occurrences

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