Megalonychidae


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Related to Megalonychidae: Bradypodidae, Megatheriidae
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Noun1.Megalonychidae - mammal family consisting of the two-toed slothsMegalonychidae - mammal family consisting of the two-toed sloths
mammal family - a family of mammals
suborder Xenarthra, Xenarthra - armadillos; American anteaters; sloths
Choloepus, genus Choloepus - a genus of Megalonychidae consisting of the two-toed sloth
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Order/Family Scientific Name Common Name Method 2008 DIDELPHIMORPHIA Didelphidae Didelphis Common Opossum VC marsupialis Micoeurus regina Mouse Opossum VC PILOSA Bradypodidae Bradypus variegatus Three-toed Sloth VC Megalonychidae Choloepus spp.
Chucha -- CINGULATA Dasypodidae Dasypus novemcinctus Armadillo 1 PILOSA Megalonychidae Choloepus hoffmanni Perezoso -- Myrmecophagidae Tamandua mexicana Hormiguero -- CARNIVORA Canidae Canidae sp.
The ground sloth Megalonyx (xenarthra: megalonychidae) from the Pleistocene (late Irvingtonian) Camelot local fauna, Dorchester County, South Carolina.
First Tertiary land mammal from Greater Antilles: an Early Miocene sloth (Xenarthra, Megalonychidae) from Cuba.
TABLA II MAMIFEROS REGISTRADOS EN LOS DIFERENTES ECOSISTEMAS EVALUADOS EN CINCO AREAS PILOTO DEL DELTA DEL ORINOCO (PROYECTO VEN/99/G31) Areas Piloto Taxa / Unidad ecologica Gremio AP1 AP2 Br He Bp Marsupialia Didelphidae Didelphis marsupialis (1,2,3) COSA E E * Lutreolina crassicaudata COTE E Marmosa murina (4,5) IOSA Metachirus nudicaudatus IOTE Micoureus demerarae (5,6) IOSA Philander opossum (7) IOSA Xenarthra Bradypodidae Bradypus tridactylus (2) Megalonychidae Choloepus didactylus E Myrmecophagidae Cyclopes didactylus E Myrmecophaga tridactyla E E E Tamandua tetrudactyla E E E Dasypodidae * Dasypus novemcinctus Chiroptera Emballonuridae Cormura brevirostris (8) IABD A * Diclidurus isabellus (9) IZCA 1/A * Diclidurus sp.
Pliometanastes protistus (Edentata, Megalonychidae) from Knight's Ferry, California with discussion of early Hemphillian Megalonychids.
Los miembros de las familias Bradypodidae, Megalonychidae, Myrmecophagidae y Cyclopedidae--antiguos integrantes de Xenarthra--ahora se clasifican en el orden Pilosa (Gardner, 2005b, 2008).
Cuvier, 1825 Priodontes Amazonia, Ama, Ara, Caq, 0-500 maximus (Kerr, Orinoquia Met, Vau, Vic 1792) PILOSA Familia Bradypodidae Bradypus Linnaeus, 1758 Bradypus Colombia 0-2160 variegatus Schinz, 1825 Familia Megalonychidae Choloepus Illiger, 1811 Choloepus Amazonia, Ama, Ant, Cal, 0-2000 didactylus Andina Caq, Cau, Cun, (Linnaeus, Hui, Met, Qui, 1758) San, VdC Choloepus Caribe, Ant, Cau, Ces, 0-3200 hoffmanni Pacifica Cho, Cor, Nar, Peters, 1858 Put, Suc Familia Cyclopedidae Cyclopes Gray, 1821 Cyclopes Colombia 0-1300 didactylus (Linnaeus, 1758) Familia Myrmecophagidae Tamandua Gray, 1825 Tamandua Andina, Caribe, Ant, Atl, Boy, 0-1500 mexicana Pacifica, Ser.