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Cynosaurus Schmidt 1927 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Galesauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39178

Invalid subtaxa: Baurocynodon Brink 1951 (no. 343364), Cynosuchoides Broom 1931 (no. 343362), Cynosuchus Owen 1876 [replaced name] (no. 56826), Mygalesuchus Broom 1942 (no. 343363)

Full reference: K. Schmidt. 1927. New reptilian generic names. Copeia 163:58-59

Parent taxon: Galesauridae according to J. A. Hopson and J. W. Kitching 1972

Sister taxa: Bolotridon, Nanictosaurus, Progalesaurus, Sysphinctostoma

Subtaxa: Cynosaurus suppostus

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Type: Cynosuchus suppostus