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Saurorictus Modesto and Smith 2001 (eureptile)

Reptilia - Eureptilia - Captorhinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 135442

Full reference: S. P. Modesto and R. M. H. Smith. 2001. A new Late Permian captorhinid reptile: a first record from the South African Karoo. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 21(3):405-409

Parent taxon: Captorhinidae according to S. P. Modesto and R. M. H. Smith 2001

Sister taxa: Acrodenta, Baeotherates, Captorhinoides, Captorhinus, Euconcordia, Labidosaurikos, Labidosaurus, Moradisaurinae, Opisthodontosaurus, Protocaptorhinus, Reiszorhinus, Rhiodenticulatus, Riabininus, Romeria

Subtaxa: Saurorictus australis

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Type: Saurorictus australis

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-herbivore