Zapatadon Reynoso and Clark 1998 (rhynchocephalian)

Reptilia - Rhynchocephalia - Sphenodontidae

Full reference: V.-H. Reynoso and J. M. Clark. 1998. A dwarf sphenodontian from the Jurassic La Boca Formation of Tamaulipas, Mexico. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18:333-339

Parent taxon: Sphenodontidae according to J. A. Herrera-Flores et al. 2018

See also Apesteguia et al. 2012, ApesteguĂ­a and Novas 2003, Cau et al. 2014, Rauhut et al. 2012 and Reynoso and Clark 1998

Sister taxa: Ankylosphenodon, Cynosphenodon, Derasmosaurus, Eilenosaurus, Glevosaurus, Leptosaurus, Oenosaurus, Paleollanosaurus, Piocormus, Scharschengia, Sigmala, Simila, Sphenodon, Sphenodontinae, Sphenovipera, Theretairus

Subtaxa: Zapatadon ejidoensis

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Type: Zapatadon ejidoensis

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Tierra Buena, W Huizachal Canyon (Jurassic of Mexico)

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