The first Whaitsiid (Therocephalia, Theromorpha) from the terminal Permian of eastern Europe

  title={The first Whaitsiid (Therocephalia, Theromorpha) from the terminal Permian of eastern Europe},
  author={Mf. Ivakhnenko},
  journal={Paleontological Journal},
  • M. Ivakhnenko
  • Published 24 July 2008
  • Biology
  • Paleontological Journal
The first representative of the family Whaitsiidae, Megawhaitsia patrichae gen. et sp. nov., from the terminal Permian of eastern Europe is described. This is a very large predator that appeared in the Vyazniki Tetrapod Assemblage in conditions of large predatory biomorph deficiency. 
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