Name: Teyumbaita ‭(‬Lizard parrot‭)‬.
Phonetic: Tay-um-bay-ta.
Named By: F.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Montefeltro,‭ ‬M.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Langer‭ & ‬C.‭ ‬L.‭ ‬Schultz‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.
Synonyms: Scaphonyx sulcognathus.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Rhynchosauria,‭ ‬Hyperodapedontidae,‭ ‬Hyperodapedontinae.
Species: T.‭ ‬sulcognathus‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Brazil‭ ‬-‭ ‬Caturrita Formation.
Time period: Norian of the Triassic.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of several individuals.

       Teyumbaita is a genus of rhynchosaur that lived in South America during the late Triassic.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Cranial anatomy of a new genus of hyperodapedontine rhynchosaur‭ (‬Diapsida,‭ ‬Archosauromorpha‭) ‬from the Upper Triassic of southern Brazil.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh‭ ‬101:27-52.‭ ‬-‭ ‬F.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Montefeltro,‭ ‬M.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Langer‭ & ‬C.‭ ‬L.‭ ‬Schultz‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.


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