Name: Synostocephalus.
Phonetic: Sy-no-sto-sef-a-lus.
Named By: Broili and Schroder‭ ‬-‭ ‬1935.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Anomodontia,‭ ‬Dicynodont.
Species: S.‭ ‬vanhoepeni‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: South Africa.
Time period: Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Synostocephalus is a genus of dicynodont therapsid that lived in South Africa during the Permian.

Further reading
- Über einige primitive Anomodontier-Schädel aus den unteren Beaufort-Schichten. Ibidem Sitzber. Bayer. Ak. Wiss., Math.-Naturw. Abt 223-278. - F. Broili & J. Schroeder - 1935.


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