Pampaphoneus

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Pampaphoneus
Temporal range: Middle Permian, 260Ma
Pampaphoneus biccai cranium2.png
Pampaphoneus biccai skull
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Synapsida
Order: Therapsida
Suborder: Dinocephalia
Family: Anteosauridae
Subfamily: Syodontinae
Genus: Pampaphoneus
Cisneros et al., 2012
Type species
Pampaphoneus biccai
Cisneros et al., 2012

Pampaphoneus is a genus of dinocephalian from the Middle Permian of Brazil. It is known from a well preserved skull. The type species is Pampaphoneus biccai.[1][2] Below is a cladogram showing the phylogenetic placement of Pampaphoneus from Cisneros et al. (2012):

Therapsida

Biarmosuchus tener


Dinocephalia


Estemmenosuchus uralensis




Ulemosaurus svijagensis



Tapinocaninus pamelae




Anteosauridae

Archaeosyodon praeventor



Anteosaurinae

Sinophoneus yumenensis




Titanophoneus adamanteus




Titanophoneus potens



Anteosaurus magnificus





Syodontinae

Pampaphoneus biccai




Notosyodon gusevi




Syodon biarmicum



Australosyodon nyaphuli









References[edit]

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  2. ^ Cisneros, J.C.; Abdala, F.; Atayman-Güven, S.; Rubidge, B.S.; Şengör, A.M.C.; Schultz, C.L. (2012). "Carnivorous dinocephalian from the Middle Permian of Brazil and tetrapod dispersal in Pangaea". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 109 (5): 1584–1588. doi:10.1073/pnas.1115975109.