Pristerodon Huxley 1868 (dicynodont)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

Synonyms: Brachyuraniscus Broili and Schroeder 1935, Cerataelurus Broom 1931, Eumantellia Broom 1935, Hueneus Toerien 1953, Newtonella Broom 1937, Opisthoctenodon Broom 1904, Parringtoniella Toerien 1953

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

See also Angielczyk et al. 2016, Angielczyk et al. 2014, Boonstra 1969, Broom 1904, Broom 1913, Broom 1935, Carroll 1988, King 1988, King and Rubidge 1993, Rybczynski 2000 and Toerien 1953

Sister taxa: Abajudon, Cryptocynodon, Endothiodon, Lanthanostegus

Subtaxa: Pristerodon agilis Pristerodon boonstrai Pristerodon buffaloensis Pristerodon mackayi Pristerodon mirus Pristerodon oudebergensis Pristerodon platyceps Pristerodon vanhoepeni Pristerodon whaitsi

View classification

Type: Pristerodon mackayi

Ecology: herbivore


• Permian of India (1 collection), South Africa (28), Zambia (5)

Total: 34 collections including 43 occurrences

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.