Animalia > Chordata > Mammalia > Pilosa > Megalonychidae > Ahytherium


Synonyms: Iporangabradyx; Iporangabradyx collecti

Wikipedia Abstract

Ahytherium is an extinct genus of megalonychid sloth found in Brazil. The shape of the tail of Ahytherium indicates that it may have been a skilled swimmer, like the marine Thalassocnus.
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External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0