†suborder Glyptodontia Ameghino 1889 (edentate)

Mammalia - Xenarthra

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1889. Contribución al conocimiento de los mamíferos fósiles de la República Argentina [Contribution to the knowledge of the fossil mammals of the Argentine Republic]. Actas de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de la República Argentina en Córdoba 6:xxxii-1027

Parent taxon: Edentata according to F. Ameghino 1897

See also Ameghino 1889, Ameghino 1894, Ameghino 1906 and McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Adiastaltus, Anathitus, Argyromanis, Cingulata, Ernanodontidae, Minerva, Orthoarthrus, Phyllophaga, Pilosa, Dasypoda, Nomarthra

Subtaxa: Chacus Coscinocercus Eonaucum Eosclerophorus Glyptatelidae Glyptodontoinei Isolinia Neothoracophorini Neuryurini Palaehoplophorini Parahoplophorus Phlyctaenopyga Plohophoroides Plohophorops Propalaehoplophoroinei Stromaphoropsis Trachycalyptus Uruguayurus Zaphilus

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

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