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Arctognathus Broom 1911 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Gorgonopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39111

Synonym: Lycaenodontoides Haughton 1929 (taxon 340448)

Full reference: R. Broom. 1911. On some New South African Permian Reptiles. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 81(4):1073-1082

Parent taxon: Gorgonopsinae according to D. S. Sigogneau-Russell 1989

Sister taxa: Aelurosaurus, Aloposaurus, Arctops, Broomisaurus, Cerdorhinus, Cyonosaurus, Gorgonops, Lycaenops, Paragalerhinus, Sauroctonus, Scylacops

Subtaxa: Arctognathus breviceps, Arctognathus cookei, Arctognathus curvimola, Arctognathus nasuta

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Ecology: carnivore