Named By: M. F. Ivakhnenko - 1997.
Synonyms: Nycteroleter bashkyricus.
Classification: Chordata, Parareptilia, Procolomorpha, Nycteroleteridae, Bashkyroleterinae.
Species: B. mesensis (type), B. bashkyricus.
Size: Estimated about 50 centimetres long.
Known locations: Russian Federation, Bashkortostan - Belebei Formationa.
Time period: Kungurian to Roadian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Remains of two individuals including the Skull.
Bashkyroleter is a little known genus procolomorph parareptile that lived in what is now the Russian Federation during the Permian. Bashkyroleter is also the type genus of the Bashkyroleterinae, a sub-group of nycteroleterid procolomorphs.
- New Late Permian Nycteroleterids from Eastern Europe - Paleontological Journal, v. 31, n. 5, p. 552-528. - M. F. Ivakhnenko - 1997.
- Comptes Rendus (Doklady) de l'Académie des Sciences de l'URSS 27(4):412-415 - I. A. Efremov - 1940.