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Sclerocalyptus evidens Ameghino, 1889

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Argentina (incl. Salta province) (northern) and Bolivia (central)

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Ameghino, F. (1889). Contribucio´n al conocimiento de los mamı´ferosfo´siles de la Repu´blica Argentina. Actas de la Academia Nacional deCiencias, Co´rdoba 6: 1-1027.

 

Other references:

Zurita, A.E., Scillato-Yane´, G.J., Carlini, A.A. (2005). Paleozoogeographic, biostratigraphic, and systematic aspects of the Genus Sclerocalyptus Ameghino, 1891(Xenarthra, Glyptodontidae) of Argentina. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 20: 121-129.

Zurita, A.E., Scillato-Yane´, G.J., Carlini, A.A., Alonso, R., 1889. 2002. Sclerocalyptus evidens Ameghino (Mammalia, Xenarthra,Glyptodontidae) en el Pleistoceno de Salta, Argentina. Resu´menesdel VII Congreso Argentino de Paleontologı´a y Bioestratigrafı´a,58.

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