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Propraopus sulcatus (Lund, 1842) (1838?)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Propraopus grandis Ameghino, 1881; Tatusia grandis Ameghino, 1881

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene (Castro et al. 2013)

 

Distribution

Bolivia, Brazil & Venezuela

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Lund, P.W., 1842, Blik paa Brasiliens Dyreverden för Sidste Jordomvaeltning. Fjerde Afhandling: Forstsaettelse af Pattedyrene: Det Kongelige Danske VidenskabernesSelskabs Naturnvidenskabelige og Mathematiske Afhandlinger, 9, 137-208.

 

Other references:

Castro, Mariela C., L. Avilla, M. Freitas, and A. Carlini. (2013a). The armadillo [i]Propraopus sulcatus[/i] (Mammalia: Xenarthra) from the late Quaternary of northern Brazil and a revised synonymy with [i]Propraopus grandis[/i]. Quaternary International 317(13): 80-87. [Abstract]

M. C. Castro, A. A. Carlini, R. Sanchez and M. R. Sanchez-Villagra. 2014. A new Dasypodini armadillo (Xenarthra: Cingulata) from San Gregorio Formation, Pliocene of Venezuela: affinities and biogeographic interpretations. Naturwissenschafen 101(2):77-86

Castro, Mariela C., A.M. Ribeiro, J. Ferigolo, and M.C. Langer. (2013b). Redescription of [i]Dasypus punctatus[/i] Lund, 1840 and considerations on the genus Propraopus Ameghino, 1881 (Xenarthra, Cingulata). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33(2): 434-447. [Abstract]

Kerber, L., Oliveira, E., 2008, Fósseis de vertebrados da Formação Touro Passo (Pleistoceno Superior), Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil: atualização dos dados e novas contribuições: GAEA – Journal of Geoscience 4(2): 49-64.

Kerber, Leonardo, Pitana, Vanessa Gregis, Ribeiro, Ana Maria, Hsiou, Annie Schmaltz and Oliveira, Edison V. (2014). Late Pleistocene vertebrates from Touro Passo Creek (Touro Passo Formation), southern Brazil: a review. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas 31(2): 248-259.

Lopes, Renato Pereira et al. (2021). The Santa Vitória Alloformation: an update on a Pleistocene fossil-rich unit in Southern Brazil. Brazilian Journal of Geology 51(1): e2020065.

R. Lydekker. 1894. Contributions to a knowledge of the Fossil Vertebrates of Argentina. Part II. 2. The extinct edentates of Argentina. Anales del Museo de La Plata. Paleontología Argentina 3:1-118

Oliveira, E.V., 1996, Mamiferos Xenarthra (Edentata) do Quaternário do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil: Ameghiniana, 31 (1), 65-75.

Oliveira, E.V., Pereira, J.C., 2009, Intertropical cingulates (Mammalia, Xenarthra) from the Quaternary of southern Brazil: systematic and paleobiogeographical aspects: Revista Brasileira de Paleontologia 12(3), 167-178.

Pitana, V.G., Ribeiro, A.M., 2007, Novos materiais de Propraopus Ameghino, 1881 (Mammalia, Xenarthra, Cingulata) do Pleistoceno final, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil: GAEA – Journal of Geoscience, 3(2), 61-67.

Rincón A.D., White R.S., McDonald H.G. 2008 Late Pleistocene Cingulates (Mammalia: Xenarthra) from Mene De Inciarte Tar Pits, Sierra De Perijá, Western Venezuela. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28(1), 197-207.

Scherer, Carolina Saldanha, Pales, Letícia Francielle Moreira, da Silva, Mariane Rosa Thomaz and da Silva, Samara de Almeida. (In Press, 2017). Chronological, taphonomical, and paleoenvironmental aspects of a Late Pleistocene mammalian fauna from Guanambi, Bahia, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsames.2017.07.016 [Abstract]

E. Soibelzon, A. M. Miño-Boilini, A. E. Zurita and C. M. Krmpotic. 2010. Los Xenarhtra (Mammalia) del Ensenadense (Pleistoceno inferior a medio) de la Región Pampeana (Argentina). Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológica 27(3):449-469

Soibelzon, E. et al. (In Press, 2015). The cingulates (Mammalia: Xenarthra) from the late Quaternary of northern Brazil: Fossil records, paleoclimates and displacements in America. Quaternary International. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2015.02.052.

Solórzano, Andrés, Rincón, Ascanio D. and McDonald, H. Gregory. (2015). A New Mammal Assemblage from the Late Pleistocene El Breal de Orocual, Northeast of Venezuela, pp. 125-150. In: Harris, John M. (ed.). La Brea and Beyond: The Paleontology of Asphalt-Preserved Biotas. Los Angeles, California: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Science Series No. 42. 174 pp.

A. E. Zurita, A. A. Carlini, G. J. Scillato-Yané and E. P. Tonni. 2004. Mamíferos extintos del Cuaternario de la Provincia del Chaco (Argentina) y su relación con aquéllos del este de la región pampeana y de Chile. Revista geológica de Chile 31(1): 65-87.

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