Name: Kwazulusaurus.
Phonetic: Kwa-su-lu-sor-us.
Named By: M.W.‭ ‬Maisch‭ ‬-‭ ‬2002.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Dicynodontia,‭ ‬Lystrosauridae.
Species: K.‭ ‬shakai‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: South Africa.
Time period: Late Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Kwazulusaurus is a genus of dicynodont that lived in South Africa during the late Permian.‭ ‬Kwazulusaurus seems to be transitional in form,‭ ‬as even though many of the features of the genus are quite primitive,‭ ‬Kwazulusaurus does have some similar features as the more advanced Lystrosaurus.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new basal lystrosaurid dicynodont from the Upper Permian of South Africa.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Palaeontology‭ ‬45‭(‬2‭)‬:343-359.‭ ‬-‭ ‬M.W.‭ ‬Maisch‭ ‬-‭ ‬2002.


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