Ictidosuchus Broom 1900 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therocephalia

Full reference: R. Broom. 1900. On a new theriodont reptile (Ictidosuchus primaevus) from the Karroo Beds, South Africa. Annals of the Magazine of Natural History 6:314-316

Parent taxon: Therocephalia according to R. Broom 1913

See also Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Alopecodontidae, Alopecopsidae, Alopecorhinus, Arnognathus, Arnognathus parvidens, Bauriida, Baurioidea, Crapartinellidae, Cynochampsa, Euchambersiidae, Eutherocephalia, Gorynychus, Ictidognathus, Lycosaurus, Lycosuchida, Ordosidae, Pristerognathidae, Pristerosauria, Pristerosaurida, Regisauridae, Regisaurus, Scaloposaurida, Scylacoides, Scylacosaurida, Scylacosaurus, Simorhinellidae, Tigrisuchus, Trochosuchus, Yikezhaogia

Subtaxa: Ictidosuchus angusticeps Ictidosuchus primaevus

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Type: Ictidosuchus primaevus

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Pearston Area (Permian of South Africa)

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