Dimetrodon Cope 1878 (synapsid)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Sphenacodontidae

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1878. Descriptions of extinct Batrachia and Reptilia from the Permian formations of Texas. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 17:505-530

Parent taxon: Sphenacodontinae according to D. S. Berman 1977

See also Berman et al. 2001, Carroll 1988, Case 1907, Cope 1878, Cope 1888, Daly 1973, Hay 1902, Hay 1930, Martens et al. 2005, Olson 1966, Perrier 1928, Reisz 1986 and Romer 1936

Sister taxa: Bathygnathus, Ctenospondylus, Macromerion, Neosaurus, Sphenacodon

Subtaxa: Dimetrodon angelensis Dimetrodon booneorum Dimetrodon borealis Dimetrodon dollovianus Dimetrodon giganhomogenes Dimetrodon grandis Dimetrodon limbatus Dimetrodon loomisi Dimetrodon macrospondylus Dimetrodon milleri Dimetrodon natalis Dimetrodon occidentalis Dimetrodon teutonis

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• Permian of Canada (1: Prince Edward Island collection), Germany (1), United States (80: New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas)

Total: 82 collections including 94 occurrences

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