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Herpetoskylax hopsoni Sidor and Rubidge 2006 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

PaleoDB taxon number: 335888

Full reference: C. A. Sidor and B. S. Rubidge. 2006. Herpetoskylax hopsoni, a new biarmosuchian (Therapsida: Biarmosuchia) from the Beaufort Group of South Africa. Amniote Paleobiology: Perspectives on the Evolution of Mammals, Birds, and Reptiles 76-113

Belongs to Herpetoskylax according to C. A. Sidor and B. S. Rubidge 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CGP 1/67, a skull. Its type locality is Matjiesfontein, which is in a Wuchiapingian terrestrial horizon in South Africa.