Name: Nohochichak.
Phonetic: No-ho-chi-chak.
Named By: Gregory H.‭ ‬McDonald,‭ ‬James C.‭ ‬Chatters‭ & ‬Timothy J.‭ ‬Gaudin‭ ‬-‭ ‬2017.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Mammalia,‭ ‬Pilosa,‭ ‬Megalonychidae.
Species: N.‭ ‬xibalbahkah‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unknown.
Known locations: Mexico,‭ ‬Yucatan Peninsula.
Time period: Late Pleistocene.
Fossil representation: Partial skull and jaw.

       Nohochichak is a type of ground sloth known to‭ ‬have lived in Mexico during the late Pleistocene.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new genus of megalonychid ground sloth‭ (‬Mammalia,‭ ‬Xenarthra‭) ‬from the late Pleistocene of Quintana Roo,‭ ‬Mexico.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology.‭ ‬37‭ (‬3‭)‬:‭ ‬e1307206.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Gregory H.‭ ‬McDonald,‭ ‬James C.‭ ‬Chatters‭ & ‬Timothy J.‭ ‬Gaudin‭ ‬-‭ ‬2017.


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