Tessellatia Gaetano et al. 2022 (cynodont)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

Full reference: L. C. Gaetano, F. Abdala, F. D. Seoane, A. Tartaglione, M. Schulz, A. Otero, J. M. Leardi, C. Apaldetti, V. Krapovickas and E. Steimbach. 2022. A new cynodont from the Upper Triassic Los Colorados Formation (Argentina, South America) reveals a novel paleobiogeoraphic context for mammalian ancestors. Scientific Reports 12(6451)

Parent taxon: Probainognathia according to L. C. Gaetano et al. 2022

Sister taxa: Aleodon, Chiniquodontidae, Ecteninion, Ictidosauria, Lumkuiidae, Probainognathidae, Probainognathus, Prozostrodontia, Pseudotherium, Santacruzgnathus

Subtaxa: Tessellatia bonapartei

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Type: Tessellatia bonapartei

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at La Esquina cynodont (Triassic of Argentina)

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