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Procynosuchus

- Procynosuchidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1931Cyrbasiodon Broom
1936Parathrinaxodon Parrington
1937Procynosuchus Broom p. 314 fig. 14
1940Paracynosuchus Broom p. 73
1940Nanictosuchus Broom p. 85
1942Mygalesaurus Broom
1948Galecranium Broom
1948Galeophrys Broom
1948Leavachia Broom
1948Aelurodraco Broom and Robinson
1949Protocynodon Broom
1949Silphedestes Broom
1951Silphedocynodon Brink
1961Scalopocynodon Brink
1972Parathrinaxodon Hopson and Kitching
1972Procynosuchus Hopson and Kitching
1972Cyrbasiodon Mendrez
1988Parathrinaxodon Carroll
1988Procynosuchus Carroll
1989Procynosuchus Gauthier et al. p. 342
2008Cyrbasiodon Tatarinov

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
familyProcynosuchidaeBroom 1937
genusProcynosuchus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialuc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Created: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Modified: 2017-04-17 15:15:35
Source: c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Kiessling 2004, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Wuchiapingian to the top of the Olenekian or 259.90000 to 247.20000 Ma

Collections (24 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Permian298.9 - 252.17South Africa Protocynodon pricei (190137)
Late/Upper Severodvinian - Vyatkian265.0 - 252.3Russian Federation (Vladimir) Cyrbasiodon vladimirense (93026)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17South Africa (Western Cape) Scalopocynodon gracilis (181803)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17Germany (Hesse) P. sp. (84836)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17Tanzania (Ruvuma) P. delaharpae (181520) P. delaharpeae, Parathrinaxodon proops (135698)
Wuchiapingian259.9 - 254.17South Africa (Northern Cape) P. delaharpeae (190568)
Wuchiapingian - Changhsingian259.9 - 252.17South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal) Cyrbasiodon boycei (181797)
Wuchiapingian - Changhsingian259.9 - 252.17South Africa (Western Cape) Aelurodraco microps, Silphedestes polyodon (174623) Leavachia duvenhagei (181812) Leavachia gracilis (181811)
Wuchiapingian - Changhsingian259.9 - 252.17South Africa (Eastern Cape) Leavachia duvenhagei (80216 171146) Mygalesaurus platyceps (178864) Nanictosuchus melinodon (176330) P. delaharpeae (80219 114905 174663 181802) P. rubidgei, Galeophrys kitchingi, Galecranium liorhynchus (80225) Protocynodon pricei (174741) Silphedocynodon gymnotemporalis (89863)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17South Africa (Western Cape) Paracynosuchus rubidgei (80223)
Induan - Olenekian252.17 - 247.2South Africa (Eastern Cape) P. rubidgei (105610)