Proadinotherium Ameghino 1894 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Toxodontidae

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1894. Sur les oiseaux fossiles de Patagonie; et la faune mammalogique des couches à Pyrotherium. Boletin del Instituto Geographico Argentino 15:501-660

Parent taxon: Toxodontidae according to S. Hern√°ndez Del Pino et al. 2017

See also Ameghino 1897 and Chaffee 1952

Sister taxa: Alitoxodon, Dilobodon, Dinotoxodontinae, Hemixotodon, Hyperoxotodon, Mixotoxodon, Morphippus corrugatus, Nesodonopsis, Nesodontinae, Ocnerotherium, Oriadubitherium, Palaeotoxodon, Palyeidodon, Paratrigodon, Pisanodon, Posnanskytherium, Prototrigodon, Stenotephanos, Toxodon, Toxodontinae, Xotodon

Subtaxa: Proadinotherium angustidens Proadinotherium leptognathum Proadinotherium muensteri Proadinotherium saltoni

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Argentina (2 collections), Colombia (1)

• Deseadan of Argentina (2), Bolivia (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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