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Rhachiocephalus Seeley 1898 (therapsid)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida - Cryptodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39053

Alternative spelling: Rachiocephalus

Full reference: H. G. Seeley. 1898. On Oudenodon (Aulacocephalus) pithecops from Cape Colony. The Geological Magazine 5:107-110

Parent taxon: Rhachiocephalidae according to C. F. Kammerer and K. D. Angielczyk 2009

Sister taxa: Dicynodon tealei, Kitchinganomodon

Subtaxa: Rhachiocephalus behemoth, Rhachiocephalus magnus

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Type: Trochosuchus acutus

Ecology: herbivore