Image: Cynodont, Cynognathus crateronotus

Cynodont, Cynognathus crateronotus

Cynognathus crateronotus. South Africa, Early-Middle Triassic, 250–240 million years ago.

Creator:
Anne Musser
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© Australian Museum

Notes

Fossils of Cynognathus, a mammal-like reptile (therapsid), have been recovered from South Africa, South America and Antarctica.

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