Colobops Pritchard et al. 2018 (rhynchocephalian)

Reptilia - Rhynchocephalia

Full reference: A. C. Pritchard, J. A. Gauthier, M. Hanson, G. S. Bever, and B.-A. S. Bhullar. 2018. A tiny Triassic saurian from Connecticut and the early evolution of the diapsid feeding apparatus. Nature Communications 9:1213

Parent taxon: Rhynchocephalia according to T. M. Scheyer et al. 2020

See also Pritchard et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Clarazisauria, Eifelosaurus, Gephyrosauridae, Gephyrosaurus, Hamatopus, Pachystropheidae, Sauranodontes, Sphenodontiformes, Tholodontidae, Vadasaurus

Subtaxa: Colobops noviportensis

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Type: Colobops noviportensis


Distribution: found only at I-91/Rte 6a/Rte 15, Meriden (Triassic of Connecticut)

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