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Tappenosaurus magnus Olson and Beerbower 1953 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Dinocephalia - Tappenosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 136987

Full reference: E. C. Olson and J. R. Beerbower. 1953. The San Angelo Formation, Permian of Texas, and its Vertebrates. Journal of Geology 61(5):389-423

Belongs to Tappenosaurus according to E. C. Olson 1962

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CNHM (FMNH) UR 143, a partial skull (part of occipital-sphenoid-otic complex and side wall of skull). Its type locality is Locality KN (San Angelo Fm.), which is in a Kungurian/Roadian terrestrial shale/conglomerate in the San Angelo Formation of Texas.

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