Protarchaeohyrax Reguero et al. 2003 (notoungulate)

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Archaeohyracidae

Full reference: M. A. Reguero, D. A. Croft, J. J. Flynn and A. R. Wyss. 2003. Small archaeohyracids from Chubut Province, Argentina and central Chile: implications for trans-Andean temporal correlation. Fieldiana: Geology (New Series) 48:1-17

Parent taxon: Archaeohyracidae according to M. A. Reguero and F. J. Prevosti 2010

See also Reguero et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Archaeohyrax, Archaeotypotherium, Bryanpattersonia, Eohyrax, Isolophodon, Pascualhyrax, Pseudhyrax, Punahyrax

Subtaxa: Protarchaeohyrax gracilis Protarchaeohyrax intermedium Protarchaeohyrax minor

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Argentina (2 collections), Chile (1)

• Tinguirirican of Argentina (1)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Argentina (1)

• Eocene of Argentina (1)

Total: 6 collections including 8 occurrences

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