The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

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Parocnus petrifactus Hooijer, 1963

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Paulocnus petrifactus

 

Conservation Status

 

 

Distribution

Curaçao

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Alcover, Josep Antoni et al. (1998). Mammal Species of the World: Additional Data on Insular Mammals. American Museum Novitates 3248, 29 pp., 1 table.

Gaudin, T. (2004). Phylogenetic relationships among sloths (Mammalia, Xenarthra, Tardigrada): the craniodental evidence. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 140, 255-305.

White, J. L. and MacPhee, R. D. E. (2001). The sloths of the West Indies: a systematic and phylogenetic review. In Biogeography of the West Indies: patterns and perspectives (ed. C.A. Woods & F.E. Sergile), pp. 201-236. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

 

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