Galesaurus planiceps Owen 1860 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

Synonyms: Glochinodon detinens van Hoepen 1916, Glochinodontoides gracilis Haughton 1924, Notictosaurus gracilis Broom and Robinson 1948

Full reference: R. Owen. 1860. On some reptilian fossils from South Africa. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 16(1):49-62

Belongs to Galesaurus according to R. Broom 1913

See also Broom and Robinson 1948, Gauthier 1982, Hopson and Kitching 1972, Owen 1860, Owen 1861 and Sullivan and Lucas 1996

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of South Africa (7 collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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