Nothrotherium Lydekker 1889 (edentate)

Mammalia - Phyllophaga - Nothrotheriidae

Synonym: Coelodon Lund [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Nothrotheriidae according to E. Amson et al. 2016

See also Carroll 1988, Cope 1889, Hoffstetter 1954, Lydekker 1889 and Lydekker 1894

Sister taxa: Nothrotheriinae, Xyophorus, Aymaratherium, Neohapalops

Subtaxa: Nothrotherium maquinense Nothrotherium shastense

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Belize (1 collection), Bolivia (1), Brazil (5), Mexico (2), United States (15: Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas), Uruguay (1)

• Blancan of United States (4: California)

• Pliocene of Colombia (1)

Total: 30 collections each including a single occurrence

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