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Anomocephalus Modesto et al. 1999 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

PaleoDB taxon number: 180708

Full reference: S. Modesto, B. Rubidge, and J. Welman. 1999. The most basal anomodont therapsid and the primacy of Gondwana in the evolution of anomodonts. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 266:331-337

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

Sister taxa: Anomocephaloidea, Aulacocephalodon, Bainia, Biseridens, Biseridensidae, Chainosauria, Cryptocynodon, Cryptodontidae, Diaelurodon, Emydochampsa, Eurycarpus, Opisthoctenodon, Otsheriidae, Prodicynodon, Therosuchia, Trochanterium, Ulemicia, Venyukovioidea

Subtaxa: Anomocephalus africanus

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Type: Anomocephalus africanus

Ecology: herbivore