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Eriphostoma Broom 1911 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

PaleoDB taxon number: 56793

Synonyms: Cynariops Broom 1925 (no. 340845), Eoarctops Haughton 1929 (no. 39116), Galesuchus Haughton 1915 (no. 39117), Scylacognathus Broom 1913 (no. 39124)

Full reference: R. Broom. 1911. On some New South African Permian Reptiles. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 81(4):1073-1082

Parent taxon: Gorgonopsia according to C. F. Kammerer et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Broomisaurus planiceps, Cynarioides gracilis, Cyniscops, Cynodraco, Cynodraco major, Cynodraco serridens, Dixeya, Gorgonopidae, Hipposaurus kitchingi, Rubidgeidae, Scylacognathus major, Watongiidae

Subtaxa: Eriphostoma microdon, Scylacognathus grimbeeki, Scylacognathus robustus

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Type: Eriphostoma microdon

Ecology: carnivore