Name: Tropidostoma.
Phonetic: Trop-i-do-sto-mah.
Named By: Harry Govier Seeley‭ ‬-‭ ‬1889.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Dicynodontia,‭ ‬Oudenodontidae.
Species: T.‭ ‬microtrema‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Skull roughly about 19 centimetres long.
Known locations: South Africa‭ ‬-‭ ‬Teekloof Formation.
Time period: Capitanian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of a few individuals.

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

Further reading
-‭ ‬Researches on the Structure,‭ ‬Organisation,‭ ‬and Classification of the Fossil Reptilia.‭ ‬-‭ ‬VI.‭ ‬On the Anomodont Reptilia and Their Allies.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London,‭ ‬Series B‭ ‬180:215-296.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Harry Govier Seeley‭ ‬-‭ ‬1889.
- On the anomodont genera, Pristerodon and Tropidostoma. - In Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (Vol. 1915, pp. 355-361). - R. Broom - 1915.
- A re-evaluation of the genus Tropidostoma Seeley. - A. W. Keyser - 1973.


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