Named By: Robert Broom - 1921.
Classification: Chordata, Synapsida, Therapsida, Anomodontia, Dicynodontia.
Species: E. newtoni (type).
Size: About 34 centimetres long.
Known locations: South Africa.
Time period: Mid Permian.
Fossil representation: Remains of several individuals including skull and post cranial skeletal remains.
Eosimops is a genus of dicynodont therapsid that lived in South Africa during the Permian.
- Skeletal morphology, phylogenetic relationships and stratigraphic range of Eosimops newtoni Broom, 1921, a pylaecephalid dicynodont (Therapsida, Anomodontia) from the Middle Permian of South Africa. - Journal of Systematic Palaeontology Volume 11, Issue 2 - Kenneth D. Angielczyk & Bruce S. Rubidge - 2013.