Name: Myosauroides.
Phonetic: My-o-sor-oy-deez.
Named By: Robert Broom‭ - ‬1949.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Anomodontia,‭ ‬Dicynodontia.
Species: M.‭ ‬minnaari.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: South Africa,‭ ‬Karoo Basin.
Time period: Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Myosauroides is a genus of dicynodont therapsid that lived in South Africa during the Permian.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Some new Karoo reptiles,‭ ‬with notes on a few others:‭ ‬-‭ ‬Annals of the Transvaal Museum,‭ ‬v.‭ ‬20,‭ ‬part‭ ‬3,‭ ‬p.‭ ‬193-213.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Robert Broom‭ ‬-‭ ‬1949.


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