Named By: Robert Broom - 1913.
Classification: Chordata, Synapsida, Therapsida, Gorgonopsidae, Gorgonopsinae.
Species: S. bigendens, S. capensis
Known locations: South Africa.
Time period: Permian
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Scylacops is a genus of gorgonopsid that once lived in what is now South Africa.