Description of the postcranial anatomy of Aulacephalodon baini and its possible relationship with 'Aulacephalodon peavoti'

@article{Govender2008DescriptionOT,
  title={Description of the postcranial anatomy of Aulacephalodon baini and its possible relationship with 'Aulacephalodon peavoti'},
  author={Romala Govender},
  journal={South African Journal of Science},
  year={2008},
  volume={104},
  pages={479-486}
}
  • R. Govender
  • Published 2008
  • Geology
  • South African Journal of Science
A recent analysis of the postcranial anatomy of Triassic dicynodonts renewed interest in the anatomy of Aulacephalodon. This study focused initially on Aulacephalodon baini as it represents medium to large Permian dicynodonts but also took into account ‘Aulacephalodon peavoti’. The postcranial skeletons of A. baini and ‘A. peavoti’ show several significant differences. The scapula blade of A. baini is more curved than and not as upright as in ‘A. peavoti’. A. baini has a rectangular delto… Expand

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