Name: Brachyprosopus.
Phonetic: Brak-e-pro-so-pus.
Named By: E.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Olson‭ ‬-‭ ‬1937.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Anomodontia.
Species: B.‭ ‬broomi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: South Africa.
Time period: Permian.
Fossil representation: Skull.

       Brachyprosopus is a genus of anomodont therapsid that lived in South Africa during the Permian.

Further reading
-The skull structure of a new anomodont.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Geology‭ ‬45‭(‬8‭)‬:851-858.‭ ‬-‭ ‬E.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Olson‭ ‬-‭ ‬1937.


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