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Planocephalosaurus was a Late Triassic lizardlike animal. It was about 20 cm long, had a large head, long legs and was among the earliest sphenodontids to evolve. Its skeleton is almost identical to that of the modern tuatara.


Author: Koen Stein
Last updated: 21/11/2005
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