Named By: A. A. Kurkin - 2001.
Classification: Chordata, Synapsida, Therapsida, Anomodontia, Dicynodontia.
Species: D. arefjevi, D. berezhanensis.
Known locations: Russia - Vyazniki Assemblage zone.
Time period: Capitanian/Wuchiapingian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial skulls altogether representing two species.
Delectosaurus is a species of dicynodont that lived in Russia during the Permian.
- New Late Permian dicynodonts from the Vyazniki Assemblage of terrestrial tetrapods of Eastern Europe. - Paleontological Journal 35(1):53-59. - A. A. Kurkin - 2001.