† Peltephilidae

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Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Klasse: Mammalia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Theriiformes  ⇒ Infraklasse: Holotheria  ⇒ Superlegion: Trechnotheria  ⇒ Legion: Cladotheria  ⇒ Sublegion: Zatheria  ⇒ Infralegion: Tribosphenida  ⇒ Superkohorte: Theria  ⇒ Kohorte: Placentalia  ⇒ Ordnung: Xenarthra  ⇒ Unterordnung: Cingulata

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

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Taxonomic assignment (24)

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  • B. J. Shockey, 2017 - New Early Diverging Cingulate (Xenarthra: Peltephilidae) from the Late Oligocene of Bolivia and Considerations Regarding the Origin of Crown Xenarthra - Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History (58), 371-396 (journal article, English)
  • G. Montoya-Sanhueza, 2017 - Peltephilidae and Mesotheriidae (Mammalia) from late Miocene strata of Northern Chilean Andes, Caragua - Journal of South American Earth Sciences (75), 51-65 (journal article, English)
  • L. R. Gonzalez-Ruiz, 2012 - A new species of Peltephilidae (Mammalia: Xenarthra: Cingulata) from the late Miocene (Chasicoan SALMA) of Argentina - Zootaxa (3359), 55-64 (journal article, English)
  • R. L. Carroll, 1988 - - Vertebrate Paleontology and Evolution (), 1-698 (compendium, English)
  • R. Pascual, 1971 - Mesa redonda: Evolución de las comunidades de los Vertebrados del Terciario argentino. Los aspectos paleozoogeográficos y paleoclimáticos - Ameghiniana (7), 372-412 (journal article, Spanish)
  • F. Ameghino, 1904 - Nuevas especies de mamíferos, cretáceos y terciarios de la República Argentina [New species of mammals, Cretaceous and Tertiarty, from the Argentine Republic] - Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina (56–58), 1-142 (journal article, Spanish)
  • F. Ameghino, 1902 - Première contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique des couches à Colpodon [First contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Colopdon Beds] - Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Córdoba (17), 71-141 (journal article, French)
  • F. Ameghino, 1897 - Mammiféres crétacés de l’Argentine (Deuxième contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique de couches à Pyrotherium) [Cretaceous mammals of Argentina (second contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Pyrotherium Beds)] - Boletin Instituto Geografico Argentino (18), 406-521 (journal article, French)
  • F. Ameghino, 1894 - Enumeration synoptique des especes de mammifères fossiles des formations éocènes de Patagonie - Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias en Cordoba (13), 259-452 (journal article, French)
  • F. Ameghino, 1891 - Nuevos restos de mamíferos fósiles descubiertos por Carlos Ameghino en el Eoceno inferior de la Patagonia austral. – Especies nuevas, adiciones y correcciones [New remains of fossil mammals discovered by Carlos Ameghino in the lower Eocene of southern Pat - Revista Argentina de Historia Natural (1), 289-328 (journal article, Spanish)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 1KNdzwqok0qUwbWmr7Cetw
GUID (Global unique identifier) CF5DA3D4-A80A-4A93-94C1-B5A6AFB09EB7
Database ID 257614