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Cynognathus Seeley 1895 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

PaleoDB taxon number: 39186

Synonyms: Cynidiognathus Haughton 1922 (no. 343950), Karoomys Broom 1903 (no. 343313)

Full reference: H. G. Seeley. 1895. Researches on the Structure, Organization, and Classification of the Fossil Reptilia. Part IX, Section 5. On the Skeleton in New Cynodontia from the Karroo Rocks. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B 186:59-148

Parent taxon: Galesauria according to J. F. Bonaparte 2012

Sister taxa: Galesaurus, Probainognathus, Probelesodon, Thrinaxodon

Subtaxa: Cynognathus crateronotus, Cynognathus seeleyi

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