Megalonyx validus Leidy 1868 (edentate)

Mammalia - Xenarthra - Megalonychidae

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1868. Notice of Some Vertebrate Remains from Harden County, Texas. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 20:174-176

Belongs to Megalonyx according to O. P. Hay 1902

See also Leidy 1868

Sister taxa: Megalonyx curvidens, Megalonyx gigas, Megalonyx gracilis, Megalonyx jeffersonii, Megalonyx leidyi, Megalonyx leptostomus, Megalonyx mathisi, Megalonyx obtusidens, Megalonyx wheatleyi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Megalonyx validus in the database

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