Named By: R. Broom & J. T. Robinson - 1948.
Classification: Chordata, Synapsda, Therapsida, Dicynodontia, Aulacephalodontidae.
Species: D. rubidgei (type).
Known locations: South Africa - Cistecephalus Assemblage Zone.
Time period: Wuchiapingian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Digalodon is a genus dicynodont therapsid that lived in South Africa during the Permian.
- Some new fossil reptiles from the Karoo Beds of South Africa. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 118:392-407. - R. Broom & J. T. Robinson - 1948.