Eucholoeops Amegino 1887 (edentate)

Mammalia - Xenarthra

Alternative spellings: Encholoeops, Eucholaeops

Parent taxon: Tardigrada according to T. J. Gaudin 1995

See also Ameghino 1891, Ameghino 1894, Carroll 1988 and Lydekker 1894

Sister taxa: Mylodontoidea, Bradypus, Rathymotheriidae, Eutardigrada, Pelecyodon, Schismotherium

Subtaxa: Eucholaeops titan Eucholoeops fronto Eucholoeops infernalis Eucholoeops ingens Eucholoeops litoralis Eucholoeops titans

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Type: Eucholoeops ingens

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore


• Miocene of Argentina (15 collections), Colombia (1)

Total: 16 collections including 22 occurrences

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