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Cynognathus

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Cynognathus Seeley
1903Karoomys Broom
1913Cynognathus Broom p. 363
1922Cynidiognathus Haughton
1988Cynognathus Carroll
2012Cynognathus Bonaparte

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
RankNameAuthor
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderProcynosuchia
Galesauria
genusCynognathus

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 Anisian to the top of the Carnian or 247.20000 to 228.00000 Ma

Collections (16 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Namibia Cynodontia indet. (99552) Cynognathidae sp. (99456)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Zambia (Eastern) C. crateronotus (192617)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Tanzania (Ruvuma) C. crateronotus (192598)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0South Africa (Eastern Cape) C. crateronotus (92312 101957 101963 177025 179589) C. crateronotus, C. berryi, C. platyceps (105295) C. sp. (105293 144319) Karoomys browni (144344)
Anisian247.2 - 242.0Antarctica C. sp. (105296)
Anisian - Ladinian247.2 - 237.0Namibia C. sp. (99551)
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Argentina (Mendoza) C. minor (98604)