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Palaeopleurosaurus Carroll 1985 (rhynchocephalian)

Reptilia - Rhynchocephalia - Sphenodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36580

Full reference: R. L. Carroll. 1985. A pleurosaur from the Lower Jurassic and the taxonomic position of the Sphenodontida. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 189:1-28

Parent taxon: Pleurosauridae according to J. A. Herrera-Flores et al. 2018

Sister taxon: Pleurosaurus

Subtaxa: Palaeopleurosaurus posidoniae

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Type: Palaeopleurosaurus posidoniae

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