Glyptodon clavipes Owen 1839 (glyptodon)

Mammalia - Xenarthra - Glyptodontidae

Synonym: Glyptodon subelevatus Nodot 1854

Belongs to Glyptodon according to A. D. Rincón et al. 2008

See also Deschamps 2005, Lydekker 1894 and Zurita et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Glyptodon depressus, Glyptodon elongatus, Glyptodon euphractus, Glyptodon falkneri, Glyptodon fiorinii, Glyptodon minor, Glyptodon munizi, Glyptodon petaliferus, Glyptodon reticulatus, Glyptodon rivapacis, Glyptodon rudis, Neothoracophorus elevatus, Hoplophorus clarazianus, Hoplophorus migoyianus, Hoplophorus lydekkeri, Hoplophorus evidens, Hoplophorus bergi, Hoplophorus verus

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (7 collections), Bolivia (1), Brazil (5), Paraguay (1), Peru (1), Uruguay (1), Venezuela (3)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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