Name: Etjoia ‭(‬from Mount Etjo‭)‬.
Phonetic: Et-joy-ah.
Named By: C.‭ ‬Hendrickx,‭ ‬L.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Gaetano,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Choiniere,‭ ‬E.‭ ‬Mocke‭ & ‬F.‭ ‬Abdala‭ ‬-‭ ‬2020.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Cynodontia,‭ ‬Traversodontidae.
Species: E.‭ ‬dentitransitus‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Skull‭ ‬88.5‭ ‬millimetres long.
Known locations: Namibia‭ ‬-‭ ‬Omingonde Formation.
Time period: Mid/Late Triassic.
Fossil representation: Skull and jaw

       Etjoia is a genus of traversodontid cynodont that lived in Africa during the Triassic.‭ ‬Like other traversodontids,‭ ‬Etjoia is expected to have been herbivorous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new traversodontid cynodont with a peculiar postcanine dentition from the Middle/Late Triassic of Namibia and dental evolution in basal gomphodonts.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Systematic Palaeontology.‭ ‬18‭ (‬20‭)‬:‭ ‬1669‭–‬1706.‭ ‬-‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Hendrickx,‭ ‬L.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Gaetano,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Choiniere,‭ ‬E.‭ ‬Mocke‭ & ‬F.‭ ‬Abdala‭ ‬-‭ ‬2020.


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