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Before the Dinosaurs - Pelycosaurs, Archosaurs and Therapsids
Therapsids were characterized by their more powerful jaws bearing sharper (and better differentiated) teeth, as well as their upright stances (that is, their legs ...
Therapsid Pictures - Dinosaurs - About.com
Pictures, illustrations and photographs of therapsids, the mammal-like reptiles that preceded and lived alongside the dinosaurs.
A Complete, A to Z List of Archosaurs, Therapsids, and Other ...
Profiles of the prehistoric reptiles--including archosaurs, pelycosaurs, therapsids, crocodiles, snakes and turtles--that preceded or lived alongside the dinosaurs.
Keratocephalus - About.com Therapsids - Dinosaurs
Keratocephalus (Greek for "horned head"); pronounced KEH-rat-oh-SEFF-ah- luss. Habitat. Swamps of southern Africa. Historical Period. Middle Permian ...
The First Mammals (Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous) - Dinosaurs
The truth, though, is very different: in fact, the first mammals evolved from therapsids ("mammal-like reptiles") at the end of the Triassic period, and coexisted with ...
Massetognathus - About.com Therapsids - Dinosaurs
This Cynognathus relative was a confirmed vegetarian.
Chiniquodon - About.com Therapsids - Dinosaurs
Today, Chiniquodon is the generally accepted name for what had previously been classified as three separate therapsid genera: Chiniquodon, Belosodon and ...
Moschops - About.com Prehistoric Reptiles
One of the largest therapsids before the rise of the dinosaurs.
Cynognathus - About.com Prehistoric Reptiles
Classified as a "cynodont," or dog-toothed, therapsid, Cynognathus was a fast, fierce predator, much like a smaller version of a modern wolf. Clearly it was ...
How Did Dinosaurs Evolve? - What We Know - About.com
Scientists are unsure whether archosaurs coexisted with the therapsids (mammal -like reptiles) of the late Permian period (over 250 million years ago), ...