Name: Ictidorhinus.
Phonetic: Ik-te-o-dro-me-us.
Named By: Robert Broom‭ ‬-‭ ‬1913.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Synapsida,‭ ‬Therapsida,‭ ‬Biarmosuchia,‭ ‬Ictidorhinidae.
Species: I.‭ ‬martinsi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Carnivore.
Size: Skull roughly‭ ‬10‭ ‬centimetres long.
Known locations: South Africa,‭ ‬Beaufort group‭ ‬-‭ ‬Dicynodon Assemblage Zone.
Time period: Late Permian.
Fossil representation: Partial skull,‭ ‬possibly of a juvenile.

       Ictidorhinus is a genus of biarmosuchian therapsid that lived in South Africa during the late Permian.‭ ‬At the time of writing the genus is still only known by a single partial skull,‭ ‬that shows some juvenile characteristics such as a large orbit.

Further reading
-‭ ‬On a nearly perfect skull of a new species of the gorgonopsia.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Annals of the South African Museum,‭ ‬v.‭ ‬12,‭ ‬part‭ ‬1,‭ ‬p.‭ ‬8-10.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Robert Broom‭ ‬-‭ ‬1913.


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