Megalonyx curvidens Matthew 1924 (edentate)

Mammalia - Xenarthra - Megalonychidae

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1924. Third contribution to the Snake Creek Fauna. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 50:59-210

Belongs to Megalonyx according to H. G. McDonald and V. L. Naples 2007

See also Matthew 1924

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

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Hemphillian of United States (8: Nebraska collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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