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Archaeovenator Reisz and Dilkes 2003 (synapsid)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Varanopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 91796

Full reference: R. R. Reisz and D. W. Dilkes. 2003. Archaeovenator hamiltonensis, a new varanopid (Synapsida: Eupelycosauria) from the Upper Carboniferous of Kansas. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 40(4):667-678

Parent taxon: Varanopidae according to H. C. Maddin et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Apsisaurus, Heleosauridae, Heleosaurus, Mycterosaurinae, Pyozia, Ruthiromia, Thrausmosaurus, Thrausmosaurus serratidens, Varanodontinae

Subtaxa: Archaeovenator hamiltonensis

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Type: Archaeovenator hamiltonensis

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