Named By: M. D. Shapiro & F. A. Jenkins - 2001.
Classification: Chordata, Mammalia, Synapsida, Therapsida, Cynodontia, Eucynodontia, Trithelodontidae.
Species: M. cromptoni (type).
Known locations: Greenland - Fleming Fjord Formation, ěrsted Dal Member.
Time period: Rhaetian of the Triassic.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Mitredon is a genus of cynodont that lived in what is now Greenland during the late Triassic.
- A cynodont from the Upper Triassic of East Greenland: tooth replacement and double-rootedness. - Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 156:49-58. - M. D. Shapiro & F. A. Jenkins - 2001.