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Massetognathus Romer 1967 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Traversodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39203

Full reference: A. S. Romer. 1967. The Chaņares (Argentina) Triassic reptile fauna. III. Two new gomphodonts, Massetognathus pascuali and M. teruggii. Breviora 264:1-25

Parent taxon: Traversodontidae according to A. E. B. Pavanatto et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Andescynodon, Arctotraversodon, Colbertosaurus, Dadadon, Exaeretodon, Gomphodontosuchinae, Habayia, Luangwa, Mandagomphodon, Maubeugia, Menadon, Microscalenodon, Nanogomphodon, Pascualgnathus, Plinthogomphodon, Protuberum, Rosieria, Ruberodon, Santacruzodon, Scalenodon, Scalenodontinae, Scalenodontoides, Sinognathinae, Siriusgnathus, Theropsodon njalilus, Traversodontinae

Subtaxa: Massetognathus ochagaviae, Massetognathus pascuali

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Ecology: herbivore