†family Captorhinidae Case 1911 (eureptile)

Reptilia - Eureptilia - Captorhinidae

Full reference: E. C. Case. 1911. A revision of the Cotylosauria of North America. Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 145:1-121

Parent taxon: Eureptilia according to R. R. Reisz et al. 2011

See also Carroll 1988, Case 1911, Daly 1973, Gardiner 1982, Gauthier et al. 1989, Heaton 1979, Ivakhnenko 2008, Kuhn 1946, Laurin and Reisz 1995, Lewis and Vaughn 1965, Müller and Reisz 2005, Müller and Reisz 2006, Olson 1962, Olson 1970, Olson and Barghusen 1962, Olson and Beerbower 1953, Seltin 1959 and Stovall 1950

Sister taxa: Captorhina, Parapsida, Protorothyrididae, Romeriida, Thuringothyris

Subtaxa: Acrodenta Baeotherates Captorhininae Captorhinoides Captorhinus Euconcordia Labidosaurikos Labidosauriscus Labidosaurus Moradisaurinae Opisthodontosaurus Protocaptorhinus Reiszorhinus Rhiodenticulatus Riabininus Riabininus uralensis Romeria Saurorictus Varanopus

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-herbivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Poland (2 collections), the United Kingdom (1)

• Leonard of United States (9: Oklahoma, Texas)

• Wolfcamp of United States (11: Colorado, New Mexico, Texas)

• Permian of Argentina (2), Brazil (1), China (2), Germany (2), India (1), Italy (1), Morocco (4), Niger (2), the Russian Federation (4), South Africa (1), Spain (1), United States (62: Oklahoma, Texas), Zambia (1), Zimbabwe (1)

• Virgilian of United States (2: Kansas, New Mexico)

Total: 110 collections including 154 occurrences

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