Placerias Lucas 1904 (dicynodont)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Stahleckeriidae

Synonym: Azarifeneria Dutuit 1989

Full reference: F. A. Lucas. 1904. A new batrachian and a new reptile from the Trias of Arizona. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 27:193-195

Parent taxon: Placeriinae according to C. F. Kammerer et al. 2013

See also Carroll 1988, Cox 1965, Dutuit 1989, Long and Murry 1995 and Lucas and Wild 1995

Sister taxa: Moghreberia, Pentasaurus, Zambiasaurus

Subtaxa: Placerias hesternus

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Type: Placerias hesternus

Ecology: herbivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (13: Arizona, North Carolina collections)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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