†family Lycideopidae Broom 1931 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therocephalia - Lycideopidae

Alternative spelling: Lycideopsidae

Parent taxon: Baurioidea according to T. Sigurdsen et al. 2012

See also Carroll 1988, Haughton and Brink 1954 and Kuhn 1946

Sister taxa: Ictidosuchopsidae, Karenitidae, Pedaeosaurus, Rhigosaurus, Scaloposuchus, Silphedosuchidae, Silphoictidoides

Subtaxa: Choerosaurus Lycideops Tetracynodon

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Type: Lycideops

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of South Africa (5 collections)

• Permian of South Africa (7)

Total: 12 collections including 14 occurrences

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