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Euparkeria capensis Broom 1913 (archosauromorph)

Reptilia - Eosuchia

PaleoDB taxon number: 99170

Synonym: Browniella africana Broom 1913 (taxon 139828)

Belongs to Euparkeria according to M. D. Ezcurra 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Euparkeria capensis: SAM 5867, a skeleton. Its type locality is Euparkeria site, Aliwal North, which is in an Anisian dry floodplain sandstone in the Burgersdorp Formation of South Africa.
  • Browniella africana: SAM 6047B, a partial skeleton (vertebral column, pelvis and femur, parts of shoulder girdle). Its type locality is Euparkeria site, Aliwal North, which is in an Anisian dry floodplain sandstone in the Burgersdorp Formation of South Africa.

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