Pachydectes Rubidge et al. 2006 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Burnetiidae

Full reference: B. S. Rubidge, C. A. Sidor, and S. P. Modesto. 2006. A new burnetiamorph (Therapsida: Biarmosuchia) from the Middle Permian of South Africa. Journal of Paleontology 80(4):740-749

Parent taxon: Burnetiinae according to C. F. Kammerer 2016

See also Rubidge et al. 2006 and Sidor and Smith 2007

Sister taxa: Bullacephalus, Burnetia, Mobaceras, Niuksenitia

Subtaxa: Pachydectes elsi

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Type: Pachydectes elsi


Distribution: found only at farm Môrester, Jansenville (Permian of South Africa)

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