PaleoDB taxon number: 323835
Full reference: R. Broom and J. T. Robinson. 1948. Some new fossil reptiles from the Karoo Beds of South Africa. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118:392-407
Type specimen: BP/1/3, a skull (Almost complete and very small skull with the lower jaw and a few cervical vertebrae). Its type locality is Blaauwpoort, Murraysburg, Daptocephalus Assemblage Zone, which is in a Wuchiapingian/Changhsingian terrestrial siliciclastic in South Africa.