†unranked clade Neovaranopsia Spindler et al. 2018 (synapsid)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Varanopidae

Full reference: F. Spindler, R. Werneburg, J. W. Schneider, L. Luthardt, V. Annacker and R. Rößler. 2018. First arboreal ’pelycosaurs’ (Synapsida: Varanopidae) from the early Permian Chemnitz Fossil Lagerstätte, SE Germany, with a review of varanopid phylogen. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 92:315-364

Parent taxon: Varanopidae according to F. Spindler et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Apsisaurus, Archaeovenator, Ascendonanus, Dendromaia, Mycterosaurinae, Pyozia, Thrausmosaurus, Thrausmosaurus serratidens

Subtaxa: Mesenosaurinae Varanodontinae

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• Leonard of United States (1: Texas collection)

• Permian of Germany (2), the Russian Federation (11), South Africa (6), United States (6: Oklahoma, Texas)

• Virgilian of United States (2: New Mexico)

Total: 28 collections including 32 occurrences

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