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Nothrotheriops shastense Sinclair, 1905

Shasta ground sloth



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Nothrotheriops shastensis Sinclair, 1905; Nothrotherium shastense Sinclair, 1905

Ichnospecies: Castrocopros martini Hunt & Lucas, 2018:285


Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene



North America (including New Mexico)












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