Name: Microurania.
Phonetic: My-krow-a-ne-ah.
Named By: M.‭ ‬F.‭ ‬Ivakhnenko‭ ‬-‭ ‬1995.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Biarmosuchia,‭ ‬Microuraniidae.
Species: M.‭ ‬minima‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Carnivore.
Size: Skull reconstructed to be about‭ ‬5‭ ‬centimetres long.
Known locations: Russia.
Time period: Wordian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial skull.

       Microurania is a genus of biarmosuchian therapsid that lived in Russia during the Permian.‭ ‬As a biarmosuchian,‭ ‬Microurania is expected to have been a predator,‭ ‬and given the small size of the holotype skull,‭ ‬possibly of smaller vertebrates.

Further reading
-‭ ‬New primitive therapsids from the Permian of Eastern Europe.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Paleontol.‭ ‬Zh‭ (‬4‭)‬,‭ ‬pp.‭ ‬110‭–‬119.‭ ‬-‭ ‬M.‭ ‬F.‭ ‬Ivakhnenko‭ ‬-‭ ‬1995.


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