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Lanthanostegus Modesto et al. 2003 (dicynodont)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

PaleoDB taxon number: 164271

Synonym: Lanthanocephalus Modesto et al. 2002 [replaced name] (taxon 164267)

Full reference: S. P. Modesto, B. S. Rubidge, and J. Welman. 2003. Erratum: A replacement name for Lanthanocephalus Modesto, Rubidge and Welman 2002, not Lanthanocephalus Williams and Starmer 2000. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 40(3):467

Parent taxon: Endothiodontia according to J. Fröbisch and R. R. Reisz 2011

Sister taxa: Abajudon, Endothiodon, Pristerodon

Subtaxa: Lanthanostegus mohoii

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Type: Lanthanocephalus mohoii

Ecology: herbivore