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†family Lystrosauridae Broom 1903 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Cryptodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39048

Full reference: R. Broom. 1903. On the Classification of the Theriodonts and their Allies. Report of the South African Association for the Advancement of Science 1:286-294

Parent taxon: Dicynodontoidea according to C. F. Kammerer et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Basilodon, Daptocephalus, Delectosaurus, Dicynodon, Dicynodon incisivum, Dicynodon ingens, Dicynodon luckhoffi, Dicynodon testudiceps, Dicynodon venteri, Dinanomodon, Gordonia, Jimusaria, Kannemeyeria, Peramodon, Sintocephalus, Syops, Turfanodon

Subtaxa: Euptychognathus, Kwazulusaurus, Lystrosaurus, Prolystrosaurus

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Ecology: herbivore