Xenarthra

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Related to Xenarthran: order Edentata
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Noun1.Xenarthra - armadillos; American anteaters; sloths
animal order - the order of animals
Edentata, order Edentata - order of mammals having few or no teeth including: New World anteaters; sloths; armadillos
Bradypodidae, family Bradypodidae - a family of edentates comprising the true sloths
family Megalonychidae, Megalonychidae - mammal family consisting of the two-toed sloths
family Megatheriidae, Megatheriidae - extinct ground sloths
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Functional and historical determinants of shape in the scapula of xenarthran mammals:evolution of a complex morphological structure.
Abe (1999): Functional and historical determinants of shape in the scapula of xenarthran mammals: evolution of a complex morphological structure.
The virtues of gaps: Xenarthran (edentate) monophyly supported by a unique deletion in a a-crystallin.