Name: Digalodon.
Phonetic: Dig-ah-lo-don.
Named By: R.‭ ‬Broom‭ & ‬J.‭ ‬T.‭ ‬Robinson‭ ‬-‭ ‬1948.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsda,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Dicynodontia,‭ ‬Aulacephalodontidae.
Species: D.‭ ‬rubidgei‭ (‬type‭).
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
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.

Further reading
-‭ ‬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.
- Redescription of Digalodon rubidgei, an emydopoid dicynodont (Therapsida, Anomodontia) from the late Permian of South Africa. - Fossil Record 18:43–55. - C. F. Kammerer, K. D. Angielczyk & J. Frobisch - 2015.


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