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Pareiasuchus Broom and Haughton 1913 (parareptile)

Reptilia - Procolophonia

PaleoDB taxon number: 139014

Full reference: R. Broom and S. H. Haughton. 1913. On the Skeleton of a New Pareiasaurian (Pareiasuchus péringueyi gen. et sp. nov.). Annals of the South African Museum 12:17-25

Parent taxon: Pareiasauria according to M. S. Y. Lee 1997

Sister taxa: Anthodon, Arganaceras, Bradysauridae, Bradysaurus, Bunostegos, Elginiidae, Embrithosaurus, Honania, Koalemasaurus, Nanoparia, Nochelesaurus, Pachypes, Parasaurus, Pareiasauridae, Pareiasaurus, Pareiasaurus acutirostris, Pareiasaurus bombidens, Pareiasaurus russouwi, Pareiasaurus steenkampensis, Pareiasaurus strubeni, Pumiliopareia, Rhipaeosauridae, Sclerosauridae

Subtaxa: Pareiasuchus nasicornis, Pareiasuchus peringueyi

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Type: Pareiasuchus peringueyi

Ecology: herbivore