Name: Ericiolacerta.
Phonetic: Eh-re-ce-o-lah-ser-tah.
Named By: Watson‭ ‬-‭ ‬1931.
Classification: Chordata,‭ Synapsida, Therapsida, Therocephalia.
Species: E.‭ ‬parva (type).
Diet: Insectivore.
Size: About‭ ‬20‭ ‬centimetres long.
Known locations: Antarctica‭ ‬-‭ ‬Fremouw Formation.‭ ‬South Africa‭ ‬-‭ ‬Normandien Formation.
Time period: Early Triassic.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of at least two individuals.

       Ericiolacerta is a genus of very small therocephalian therapsid that lived during the early Triassic.


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