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Pucatherium parvum

Mammalia - Dasypodidae

Taxonomy
Pucatherium parvus was named by Herrera et al. (2012). Its type specimen is PVL 6398, an osteoderm, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Confluence of the Laguna and Casa Grande Rivers, Casa Grande Formation, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Casa Grande Formation of Argentina.

It was corrected as Pucatherium parvum by Ciancio et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2012Pucatherium parvus Herrera et al.
2016Pucatherium parvum Ciancio et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
Americatheria
Xenarthra()
Cingulata()
Dasypodoidea(Gray 1821)
familyDasypodidae(Gray 1821)
genusPucatherium
speciesparvum()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available