Robertia

Name: Robertia.
Phonetic: Ro-ber-se-ah.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Syapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Dicynodontia.
Species: R.‭ ‬broomiana‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Roughly about‭ ‬17-18‭ ‬centimetres long.
Known locations: South Africa.
Time period: Capitanian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Skull and partial post cranial remains.

       Robertia is a genus of small dicynodont that lived in South Africa during the Permian.‭ ‬Robertia was probably a burrowing animal like its relative genus Diictodon,‭ ‬though Robertia is marked as different upon the basis‭ ‬of a larger mouth with increased palate size.



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