The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Valgipes deformis Gervais, 1874



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym of V. bucklandi


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Cartelle C., De Iuliis G., Lopes Ferreira R. 2009 Systematic revision of tropical Brazilian Scelidotheriine sloths (Xenarthra, Mylodontoidea). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 29(2), 555-566.

Smith F.A., Lyons S.K., Ernest S.K.M., Jones K.E., Kaufman D.M., Dayan T., Marquet P.A., Brown J.H., Haskell J.P. 2003 Body mass of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84(12), 3403-3403.


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