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Pareiasaurus Owen 1876 (parareptile)

Reptilia - Procolophonia

PaleoDB taxon number: 37564

Alternative spellings: Pareiosaurus, Pariasaurus

Synonyms: Brachypareia Haughton and Boonstra 1929 (no. 324856), Propappus Seeley 1888 (no. 56754)

Parent taxon: Pareiasauria according to M. S. Y. Lee 1997

Sister taxa: Anthodon, Arganaceras, Bradysaurus, Bunostegos, Elginiidae, Embrithosaurus, Honania, Nanoparia, Nochelesaurus, Parasaurus, Pareiasauridae, Pareiasaurus acutirostris, Pareiasaurus bombidens, Pareiasaurus russouwi, Pareiasaurus steenkampensis, Pareiasaurus strubeni, Pareiasuchus, Pumiliopareia, Rhipaeosauridae

Subtaxa: Pareiasaurus henneni, Pareiasaurus serridens

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Type: Pareiasaurus serridens

Ecology: herbivore