Varanops brevirostris Williston 1911 (synapsid)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Varanopidae

Alternative combination: Varanosaurus brevirostris

Belongs to Varanops according to H. C. Maddin et al. 2006

See also Reisz 1986 and Romer and Price 1940

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: FMNH (WM) 644. Its type locality is Indian Creek, 35 (Arroyo Formation), which is in a Kungurian terrestrial claystone/sandstone in the Arroyo Formation of Texas.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Leonard of United States (1: Oklahoma collection)

• Permian of United States (2: Texas)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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