Regisaurus Mendrez 1972 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therocephalia

Full reference: C. H. Mendrez. 1972. On the skull of Regisaurus jacobi, a new genus and species of Bauriamorpha Watson and Romer 1956 (=Scaloposauria Boonstra 1953), from the Lystrosaurus-zone of South Africa. Studies in Vertebrate Evolution

Parent taxon: Therocephalia according to C.-C. Young 1973

See also Carroll 1988

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

Subtaxa: Regisaurus jacobi

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Type: Regisaurus jacobi

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of South Africa (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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