Dimetrodon loomisi Romer 1937 (synapsid)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Sphenacodontidae

Full reference: A. S. Romer. 1937. New genera and species of pelycosaurian reptiles. Proceedings of the New England Zo├Âlogical Club 16:89-95

Belongs to Dimetrodon according to A. S. Romer 1937

See also Daly 1973 and Reisz 1986

Sister taxa: Dimetrodon angelensis, Dimetrodon booneorum, Dimetrodon borealis, Dimetrodon dollovianus, Dimetrodon giganhomogenes, Dimetrodon grandis, Dimetrodon limbatus, Dimetrodon macrospondylus, Dimetrodon milleri, Dimetrodon natalis, Dimetrodon occidentalis, Dimetrodon teutonis

Type specimen: FMNH (WM) 1322. Its type locality is Craddock Bonebed, Brush Creek, 38 (Arroyo Formation), which is in a Kungurian terrestrial claystone/sandstone in the Arroyo Formation of Texas.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (3: Oklahoma, Texas collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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