Gravigrade

Grav´i`grade


a.1.(Zool.) Slow-paced.
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1995: Gravigrade xenarthrans from the early Pleistocene Leisey Shell Pit 1A, Hillsborough County, Florida.
1925: Cenozoic gravigrade edentates of western North America with special reference to the Pleistocene Megalonychinae and Mylodontidae of Rancho la Brea.
Cenozoic gravigrade edentates of western North America, with special reference to the Pleistocene Megalonychinae and Mylodontidae of Rancho la Brea.
Description of the osteology of the extinct gravigrade edentate, Megalonyx, with observations on its ontogeny, phylogeny and functional anatomy.