Therapsida


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Noun1.Therapsida - extinct mammal-like reptiles found inhabiting all continents from the mid Permian to late TriassicTherapsida - extinct mammal-like reptiles found inhabiting all continents from the mid Permian to late Triassic
animal order - the order of animals
subclass Synapsida, Synapsida - extinct reptiles of the Permian to Jurassic considered ancestral to mammals
protomammal, therapsid - probably warm-blooded; considered direct ancestor of mammals
Chronoperates, genus Chronoperates - a reptile genus of Therapsida
Cynodontia, division Cynodontia - a division of the order Therapsida from the Triassic period comprising small carnivorous tetrapod reptiles often with mammal-like teeth
Dicynodontia, division Dicynodontia - a division of Therapsida
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Ichniotherium cottae (Pohlig, 1886) Haubold, 1971; "Eosuchia" and Araeoscelids: Dromopus lacertoides (Geinitz, 1863) Haubold, 1971; Dromopus didactylus (Moodie, 1930) Gand and Haubold, 1984; Therapsida or "Therosauria": Lunaepes ollierorum, Merifontichnus thalerius, Planipes brachydactylus Gand et al.
All are attributed (with possibility or probability) to Therapsida or to "Therosauria", except Brontopus circagiganteus that could be due to Caseids.