Cynosaurus Schmidt 1927 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Galesauridae

Invalid subtaxa: Baurocynodon Brink 1951, Cynosuchoides Broom 1931, Cynosuchus Owen 1876 [replaced name], Mygalesuchus Broom 1942

Full reference: K. Schmidt. 1927. New reptilian generic names. Copeia 163:58-59

Parent taxon: Galesauridae according to J. A. Hopson and J. W. Kitching 1972

See also Broom 1913, Carroll 1988 and Schmidt 1927

Sister taxa: Bolotridon, Nanictosaurus, Progalesaurus, Sysphinctostoma

Subtaxa: Cynosaurus suppostus

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Type: Cynosuchus suppostus

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Permian of South Africa (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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