Name: Rhipaeosaurus.
Phonetic: Rhi-pay-e-o-sore-us.
Named By: I.‭ ‬A.‭ ‬Efremov‭ ‬-‭ ‬1940.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Parareptilia,‭ ‬Procolophonomorpha,‭ ‬Rhipaeosauridae.
Species: R.‭ ‬tricuspidens‭ (‬type‭)‬,‭ ‬R.‭ ‬talonophorus.
Diet: Unavailable.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Russia.
Time period: Kungurian/Roadian of the Permian.
Fossil representation: Almost complete and articulated skeleton.

       A procoloophind parareptile from Russia,‭ ‬Rhipaeosaurus lived during the Mid Permian.

Further reading
-‭ ‬New Discoveries of Permian Terrestrial Vertebrates in Bashkiria and the Tchkalov Province.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Comptes Rendus‭ (‬Doklady‭) ‬de l'Académie des Sciences de l'URSS‭ ‬27‭(‬4‭)‬:412-415.‭ ‬-‭ ‬I.‭ ‬A.‭ ‬Efremov‭ ‬-‭ ‬1940.
-‭ ‬Kotilosavry Shikhovo-Chirkovskogo Mestonakhozhdeniya‭ [‬Cotylosaurs from the Shikhovo-Chirki Locality‭]‬.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR‭ ‬103‭(‬5‭)‬:913-916.‭ ‬-‭ ‬P.‭ ‬K.‭ ‬Chudinov‭ ‬-‭ ‬1955.


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