Named By: Robert Broom - 1937.
Classification: Chordata, Synapsida, Therapsida, Anomodontia, Dicynodont.
Species: N. platyceps (type).
Known locations: South Africa - Balfour Formation.
Time period: Changhsingian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Newtonella is a genus of dicynodont that lived in South Africa during the Permian.
- A further contribution to our knowledge of the fossil reptiles of the Karroo. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 107(3):299-318.- Robert Broom - 1937.