†family Pampatheriidae Paula Couto 1954 (edentate)

Mammalia - Xenarthra - Pampatheriidae

Parent taxon: Glyptodontoidea according to A. D. Rincón et al. 2008

See also Downing and White 1995, MacFadden et al. 1993, McDonald and Naples 2007 and McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Holmesina Kraglievichia Pampatherium Plaina Scirrotherium Vassallia

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (8 collections), Bolivia (5), Brazil (13), Ecuador (2), El Salvador (1), Guatemala (1), Mexico (7), Paraguay (2), Peru (4), United States (56: Florida, Georgia, Kansas, South Carolina, Texas), Uruguay (1), Venezuela (4)

• Blancan of Mexico (1), United States (13: Florida)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Costa Rica (1)

• Pliocene of Argentina (7), Bolivia (2), Colombia (1)

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

• Hemphillian of Costa Rica (1)

• Miocene of Argentina (4), Bolivia (1), Brazil (4), Colombia (4), Peru (3), Uruguay (1), Venezuela (1)

• Deseadan of Uruguay (1)

• Oligocene of Peru (2)

Total: 154 collections including 163 occurrences

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