Synonyms for galesauridae or Related words with galesauridae
Examples of "galesauridae"
"Galesaurus" is a member of the clade Epicynodontia, which is within the infraorder Cynodontia, the ancestor group of all mammals. "Galesaurus" is also a member of the family "
," which includes the closest relatives of "Galesaurus, Cynosaurus" and "Progalesaurus."
Galesaurid fossils are found almost worldwide. They were among the survivors of the Permian-Triassic extinction event, but they became extinct in the Middle Triassic epoch, as did the therocephalians. Genera of the family
include the namesake "Galesaurus".
is a family of Therapsid reptiles. Along with the family Thrinaxodontidae and the large clade Eucynodontia (which includes the mammals), it makes up the unranked taxon called Epicynodontia. Galesaurids first appeared in the very latest Permian period, just a million years (or perhaps only a thousand years) before the greatest extinction of all time, the Permian-Triassic extinction event.
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