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Labidosaurikos meachami Stovall 1950 (eureptile)

Reptilia - Eureptilia - Captorhinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 119515

Synonym: Labidosaurikos barkeri Olson 1954 (taxon 119514)

Full reference: J. W. Stovall. 1950. A New Cotylosaur from North Central Oklahoma. American Journal of Science 248(1):46-54

Belongs to Labidosaurikos according to J. T. Dodick and S. P. Modesto 1995

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Labidosaurikos meachami: OMNH 04331, a skull. Its type locality is Crescent, which is in a Kungurian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Hennessey Formation of Oklahoma.
  • Labidosaurikos barkeri: CNHM (FMNH) UR 110, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Locality FA - Pipe Site, which is in a Leonard pond shale in the Choza Formation of Texas.

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull 295.0 x 240.0