Named By: Robert broom - 1905.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Rhynchosauria.
Species: H. browni (type).
Known locations: South Africa - Burgersdorp Formation.
Time period: Olenkian/Anisian of the Triassic.
Fossil representation: Palate with partial jaws and post cranial skeletal remains.
Howesia is a genus of rhynchosaur that lived in South Africa during the mid Triassic.
- Preliminary notice of some new fossil Reptiles collected by Mr. Alfred Brown at Aliwal North, S. Africa - Records of the Albany Museum 1 (4): 269–275. - Robert broom - 1905.
- The rhynchosaur Howesia browni from the Lower Triassic of South Africa - Palaeontology 38: 665– 685 - Davis M. Dilkes - 1995.