Cynodontia


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Noun1.Cynodontia - a division of the order Therapsida from the Triassic period comprising small carnivorous tetrapod reptiles often with mammal-like teeth
order Therapsida, Therapsida - extinct mammal-like reptiles found inhabiting all continents from the mid Permian to late Triassic
cynodont - small carnivorous reptiles
Exaeretodon, genus Exaeretodon - a genus of reptiles of the division Cynodontia
division - (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category
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References in periodicals archive ?
The dentitions of the Tritheledontidae (Therapsida: Cynodontia).
Oligokyphus (Cynodontia: Tritylodontidae) from the Lower Lufeng Formation (Lower Jurassic) of Yunnan, China.
Anatomy and phylogenetic relationships of Boreogomphodon jeffersoni (Cynodontia: Gomphodontia) from the Upper Triassic of Virginia.