Name: Scaloposaurus.
Phonetic: Scal-o-po-sore-us.
Named By: Owen‭ ‬-‭ ‬1876.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Therocephalia.
Species: S.‭ ‬constrictus‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Carnivore.
Size: Detail unavailable.
Known locations: South Africa‭ ‬- Normandien Formation.
Time period: Olenekian/Anisian of the Triassic.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Scaloposaurus is a genus of therocephalian therapsid that lived in South Africa during the early Triassic.


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