Sauropareion Modesto et al. 2001 (parareptile)

Reptilia - Procolophonia - Procolophonidae

Full reference: S. P. Modesto, H.-D. Sues, and R. Damiani. 2001. A new Triassic procolophonoid reptile and its implications for procolophonoid survivorship during the Permo-Triassic extinction event. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 268:2047-2052

Parent taxon: Procolophonidae according to M. J. MacDougall et al. 2013

See also MacDougall and Modesto 2011, Modesto and Damiani 2007, Modesto et al. 2001 and Säilä 2008

Sister taxa: Acadiella, Coletta, Contritosaurus, Estheriophagus, Eumetabolodon, Gomphiosauridion, Haligonia, Kitchingnathus, Lasasaurus, Leptopleuroninae, Myognathus, Neoprocolophon, Paoteodon, Pentaedrusaurus, Procolophoninae, Procolophonoides, Spondylolestes, Spondylolestidae, Suchonosaurus, Teratophon, Thelegnathus, Thelegnathus browni, Thelephon, Thelerpeton, Tichvinskia

Subtaxa: Sauropareion anoplus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of South Africa (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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