(dwarf peg tooth).
Named By: J. A. Hopson & H.-D. Sues - 2006.
Classification: Chordata, Synapsida, Therapsida, Cynodontia, Cynognathia, Gomphodontia, Traversodontidae.
Species: N. wildi (type).
Known locations: Germany - Erfurt Formation.
Time period: Ladinian of the Triassic.
Fossil representation: Teeth.
Nanogomphodon is a genus of cynodont that lived in Germany during the Mid Triassic. Nanogomphodon is also a tooth taxon on the basis that the only known fossils of the genus are teeth.
- A traversodont cynodont from the Middle Triassic (Ladinian) of Baden-Württemberg (Germany). - Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 80(2):124-129. - J. A. Hopson & H.-D. Sues - 2006.