PaleoDB taxon number: 138746
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
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: KUVP 12483, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Hamilton Quarry, which is in a Virgilian estuary/bay shale in the Calhouns Shale Formation of Kansas.