PaleoDB taxon number: 55028
Full reference: R. L. Carroll and P. M. Galton. 1977. 'Modern' lizard from the Upper Triassic of China. Nature 266(5599):252-255
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: FMNH CUP 2037, a partial skull (crushed and distorted skull). Its type locality is Tati, Lufeng (CUP), which is in a Sinemurian terrestrial horizon in the Lufeng Formation of China.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore