Microvaranops parentis 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

Belongs to Microvaranops according to F. Spindler et al. 2018

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SAM-PK-K8305, a skeleton (skeletal aggregation containing one grown and four immature individuals). Its type locality is Beukesplaas, which is in a Capitanian floodplain mudstone in the Abrahamskraal Formation of South Africa.


Distribution: found only at Beukesplaas

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