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Steppesaurus gurleyi Olson and Beerbower 1953 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Phthinosuchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 140370

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 Steppesaurus according to E. C. Olson and J. R. Beerbower 1953

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CNHM (FMNH) UR 148, a partial skull (maxillary with dentition and partial lower jaw with roots of teeth). Its type locality is Locality HA ("Lower San Angelo Fm."), which is in a Kungurian/Roadian fluvial claystone/conglomerate in the San Angelo Formation of Texas.

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