Bathygnathus borealis Leidy 1853 (synapsid)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Sphenacodontidae

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1853. [Fragment of a jaw of an extinct saurian animal]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 6:404

Belongs to Bathygnathus according to E. D. Cope 1870

See also Hay 1902, Lambe 1905, Lambe 1911, Leidy 1853, Lyman 1895, Marsh 1896, Miller 1879 and Owen 1861

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is McLeod farm well, which is in an Artinskian terrestrial shale/sandstone in the Orby Head Formation of Canada


Distribution: found only at McLeod farm well

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