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Procynosuchus Broom 1937 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Procynosuchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39172

Synonyms: Aelurodraco Broom and Robinson 1948 (no. 343321), Cyrbasiodon Broom 1931 (no. 343319), Galecranium Broom 1948 (no. 343324), Galeophrys Broom 1948 (no. 343323), Leavachia Broom 1948 (no. 343322), Mygalesaurus Broom 1942 (no. 343320), Nanictosuchus Broom 1940 (no. 343127), Paracynosuchus Broom 1940 (no. 343124), Parathrinaxodon Parrington 1936 (no. 39171), Protocynodon Broom 1949 (no. 343326), Scalopocynodon Brink 1961 (no. 343328), Silphedestes Broom 1949 (no. 343325), Silphedocynodon Brink 1951 (no. 343327)

Full reference: R. Broom. 1937. A further contribution to our knowledge of the fossil reptiles of the Karroo. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 107(3):299-318

Parent taxon: Procynosuchidae according to C. H. Mendrez 1972

Sister taxa: Sludica, Uralocynodon

Subtaxa: Procynosuchus delaharpeae, Procynosuchus vladimirense

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Type: Procynosuchus delaharpeae

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