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Reptilia - Heterodontosauridae
It was assigned to Heterodontosauridae by Butler et al. (2010), Ruiz-Omeñaca et al. (2010), Han et al. (2012), Sereno (2012), Foster et al. (2016) and Madzia et al. (2018).
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|R. J. Butler et al. 2010||Diagnosis as for type and only species:
Small heterodontosaurid ornithischian characterized by the following unique combination of characters, including autapomorphies (*indicates character that is autapomorphic within Heterodontosauridae; **indicates character that is autapomorphic within Ornithischia): (1*) premaxillary crowns small and subequal in size, expanded labiolingually and mesiodistally above the root; (2) maxillary caniniform absent; (3) maxillary/dentary crowns low and triangular, with symmetrically distributed enamel; (4*) denticles extend over half of the maxillary/dentary crowns, not restricted to apical third; (5**) dentary caniniform present but apicobasal height does not exceed that of the largest dentary cheek tooth crown; (6**) small, unserrated, peg-like and procumbent tooth present anterior to the dentary caniniform; (7**) distal end of the tibia with anteromedial flange; (8**) apex of the ascending process of astragalus is formed by a separate ossification; (9**) two large foramina pierce anterior surface of the ascending process of astragalus.