Named By: M. Venczel & V. A. Codrea - 2016.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Squamata, Teiidae.
Species: B. vremiri (type).
Size: Roughly estimated to have been about 80 centimetres long.
Known locations: Romania - Sânpetru Formation.
Time period: Maastrichtian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Single skull.
Described from a well preserved skull, Barbatteius is a genus of teiid lizard that lived in Romania during the late Cretaceous.
- A new teiid lizard from the Late Cretaceous of the Hateg Basin, Romania and its ¸ phylogenetic and palaeobiogeographical relationships. - Journal of Systematic Palaeontology. - M. Venczel & V. A. Codrea - 2016.