(named after Tey˙ Yaguß from Guarani myth).
Named By: Felipe L. Pinheiro, Marco A. G. Franša, Marcel B. Lacerda, Richard J. Butler & Cesar L. Schultz - 2016.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Archosauromorpha.
Species: T. paradoxa (type).
Size: Holotype skull roughly about 15 centimetres long.
Known locations: Brazil.
Time period: Triassic.
Fossil representation: Almost complete skull and lower jaw.
Teyujagua is a genus of archosauromorph reptile that lived in Brazil during the Triassic.
- An exceptional fossil skull from South America and the origins of the archosauriform radiation. - Scientific Reports. 6. - Felipe L. Pinheiro, Marco A. G. Franša, Marcel B. Lacerda, Richard J. Butler & Cesar L. Schultz - 2016.