Hylonomus Dawson 1860 (eureptile)

Reptilia - Eureptilia - Protorothyrididae

Synonym: Fritschia Dawson 1882

Full reference: J. W. Dawson. 1860. On a Terrestrial Mollusk, a Chilognathous Myriapod, and some New Species of Reptiles, from the Coal-Formation of Nova Scotia. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 16:268-277

Parent taxon: Romeriidae according to R. L. Carroll 1964

See also Carroll 1988, Dawson 1882, Haubold et al. 2005 and Moodie 1916

Sister taxa: Anthracodromeus, Brouffia, Cephalerpeton, Coelostegus, Protorothyris

Subtaxa: Hylonomus lyelli Hylonomus wymani

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Type: Hylonomus lyelli

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Canada (2: Nova Scotia collections)

Total: 2 collections including 5 occurrences

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