Myosaurus Haughton 1917 (dicynodont)

Osteichthyes - Dicynodontia

Parent taxon: Emydopoidea according to J. Fröbisch and R. R. Reisz 2011

See also Carroll 1988, Cluver 1974, Hammer and Cosgriff 1981, Kammerer and Angielczyk 2009 and King 1988

Sister taxa: Cistecephalinae, Compsodon, Digalodon, Emydopidae, Emydopinae, Emydops, Kingoriidae, Kistecephalia

Subtaxa: Myosaurus gracilis

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Type: Myosaurus gracilis

Ecology: herbivore


• Triassic of Antarctica (1 collection), South Africa (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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