The cranial anatomy of Kombuisia frerensis Hotton (Synapsida, Dicynodontia) and a new phylogeny of anomodont therapsids

@article{Frbisch2007TheCA,
  title={The cranial anatomy of Kombuisia frerensis Hotton (Synapsida, Dicynodontia) and a new phylogeny of anomodont therapsids},
  author={J{\"o}rg Fr{\"o}bisch},
  journal={Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society},
  year={2007},
  volume={150},
  pages={117-144}
}
  • J. Fröbisch
  • Published 1 May 2007
  • Biology
  • Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
Redescription of the small Triassic dicynodont Kombuisia frerensis Hotton reveals new information about its cranial anatomy. On the basis of the new data, the previously suggested hypothesis of a close relationship of Kombuisia and the Permian genus Kingoria is tested within a phylogenetic framework. For this a total evidence analysis of Permian anomodont relationships was performed by combining existing data matrices into a comprehensive data set that includes basal anomodonts, dicynodonts and… 
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