†subfamily Ocnopodinae Hoffstetter 1954 (edentate)

Mammalia - Xenarthra - Megalonychidae

Full reference: R. Hoffstetter. 1954. Les gravigrades (Edentes Xenarthres) des cavernes de Lagoa Santa (Minas Gerais, Bresil). Annalles des Sciences Naturelles, Zoologie 11:741-764

Parent taxon: Megalonychidae according to R. Hoffstetter 1954

Sister taxa: Acratocnus, Ahytherium, Amphihapalops, Amphiocnus, Analcimorphus, Australonyx, Choloepus, Deseadognathus, Diabolotherium, Diheterocnus, Eugeronops, Geronops, Hyperleptus, Mecorhinus, Megalocninae, Megalocnus, Megalonychinae, Megalonychops, Megalonychotherium, Megalonyx, Megistonyx, Meizonyx, Mesocnus, Metopotherinae, Metopotherini, Microcnus, Miocnus, Nothropus, Ortotheriinae, Ortotherium, Paranabradys, Paraplanops, Pattersonocnus, Pliometanastes, Pliomorphus, Protomegalonyx, Pseudhapalops, Torcellia, Trematherium, Urumacocnus, Zacatzontli, Bradypodina

Subtaxa: Ocnopus

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Type: Ocnopus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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