Dicynodon huenei Haughton 1932 (dicynodont)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

Alternative combination: Platypodosaurus huenei

Full reference: S. H. Haughton. 1932. On a collection of Karroo vertebrates from Tanganyika Territory. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 88(4):634-671

Belongs to Dicynodon according to C. F. Kammerer et al. 2011

See also Haughton 1932 and von Huene 1942

Sister taxa: Dicynodon cordylus, Dicynodon hartzenbergi, Dicynodon lacerticeps, Dicynodon laerticeps, Dicynodon pachyrhynchus, Kingoria grahami

Type specimen: SAM-PK-10630, a partial skull. Its type locality is B2, Mount Kiwohe (Lower Bone Bed, K6), which is in a Wuchiapingian terrestrial mudstone in the Usili Formation of Tanzania.

Ecology: herbivore

Distribution:

• Permian of Tanzania (4 collections), Zambia (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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