Definition of Mylodontidae
1. Noun. Extinct South American edentates.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Family
Group relationships: Edentata, Order Edentata
Member holonyms: Mylodontid, Genus Mylodon, Mapinguari
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mylodontidae
Literary usage of Mylodontidae
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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1914)
"Twenty-seven skulls, representing the family Mylodontidae, are now in the collection of the department of paleontology. Of those, nineteen are well ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1910)
"... are known only in the Mylodontidae, there is every reason to regard those presently to be described as pertaining to ..."