Schismotherium Ameghino 1887 (edentate)

Mammalia - Xenarthra

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

See also Ameghino 1894 and Carroll 1988

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

Subtaxa: Schismotherium binum Schismotherium fractum Schismotherium rectangularis Schismotherium splendens

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore


• Miocene of Argentina (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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