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†subfamily Rubidgeinae Broom 1938 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Gorgonopsia - Gorgonopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 137516

Synonyms: Broomicephalinae Tatarinov 1974 (no. 335402), Sycosaurinae Tatarinov 1974 (no. 335401)

Full reference: R. Broom. 1938. On a new family of carnivorous therapsids from the Karroo Beds of South Africa. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (Series B) 108:527-533

Parent taxon: Gorgonopidae according to C. F. Kammerer 2016

Sister taxa: Arctognathus whaitsi, Arctosuchus, Asthenognathus, Delphaciognathus, Delphaciognathus paucidens, Genovum, Genovum broilii, Gorgonopsinae, Inostranceviinae, Lycosaurus tigrinus, Pravoslavleria, Scylacopinae, Scymnognathus parvus

Subtaxa: Aelurognathus, Aelurognathus nyasaensis, Leogorgon, Rubidgeini, Ruhuhucerberus, Smilesaurus, Sycosaurus

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Type: Rubidgeini

Ecology: carnivore