Name: Oromycter .
Phonetic: Or-o-mik-ter.
Named By: R.‭ ‬R.‭ ‬Reisz‭ ‬-‭ ‬2005.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Pelycosauria,‭ ‬Caseasauria,‭ ‬Caseidae.
Species: O.‭ ‬dolesorum‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Skull roughly about‭ ‬8‭ ‬centimetres long.‭ ‬Total size uncertain.
Known locations: USA,‭ ‬Oklahoma‭ ‬-‭ ‬Garber Formation.
Time period: Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Oromycter is a genus of caseid pelycosaur that lived in Oklahoma during the Permian.‭ ‬As a caseid,‭ ‬Oromycter would have been related to genera such as Casea and Cotylorhynchus.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Oromycter,‭ ‬a New Caseid from the Lower Permian of Oklahoma.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology‭ ‬25‭(‬4‭)‬:905-910.‭ ‬-‭ ‬R.‭ ‬R.‭ ‬Reisz‭ ‬-‭ ‬2005.


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