Mycterosaurus longiceps



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Name


Mycterosaurus longiceps


Authority
   

Williston, 1915


Meaning of the generic name


Nose lizard


Size


Length: 60 cm


Remains


Skull and fragmentary postcrania


Age and Distribution


Texas and Oklahoma


Classification


Synapsida Eupelycosauria Varanopseidae

   Further Reading

  Williston, S. W., 1915, A new Genus and species of American Theromorpha, Mycterosaurus longiceps: The Journal of Geology, v. 23, p. 554-559.
Berman, D.S.  Reisz, R.R.  1982: Restudy of Mycterosaurus longiceps (Reptilia, Pelycosauria) from the Lower Permian of Texas. Annals of Carnegie Museum  51, 423–453.

  Synonyms Eumatthevia bolli Broom, 1930, Basicranodon fortsillensis Vaughn, 1958




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