Genus: Owenetta BROOM, 1939
Etymology: In honor of Richard Owen (1804-1892), British anatomist and Paleontologist.
= Colubrifer CARROLL, 1982
Etymology:

Species: rubidgei BROOM, 1939
Etymology: In honor of Dr. S. H. Rubidge.

Holotype: Rubidige’s collection 50

Locality: New Bethesda, Graaf Reinet District, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Southern Africa.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy: Cistecephalus zone.

Age: Tatarian Age, Lopingian Subepoch, Zechstein Epoch, Late Permian.

Material: Skull.

Referred material:

GOW 1977

Locality: South Africa.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age:

Material:

BP 301, 1395, 1396, 3819, 4195b: Skulls.

BP 1175: 2 Skulls.

 


Locality: Graaff Reinet District, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Southern Africa.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy: Cistecephalus zone.

Age: Tatarian Age, Lopingian Subepoch, Zechstein Epoch, Late Permian.

Material:

RC 127: Skull and lower jaw.

 

Locality: Oudeberg, Graaff Reinet District, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, Southern Africa.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy: Cistecephalus zone.

Age: Tatarian Age, Lopingian Subepoch, Zechstein Epoch, Late Permian.

Material:

RC 128: Skull and lower jaw.

 

HAUGHTON

Locality: Melsetter, Middelburg, Middleburg District, Free (Orange Free) State Province, South Africa, Southern Africa.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy: Lystrosaurus zone.

Age: Early Scythian Epoch, Early Triassic.

Material:

RC 125: Skull.

 

Locality: Unknown, South Africa.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Early Triassic.

Material:

RC 126: Skull with lower jaw.

 

= Colubrifer campi CARROLL, 1982
Etymology:

Holotype: UCMP 42773

Locality: Locality number V4744, Thaba Nchu, Free (Orange Free) State, South Africa.

Horizon: Katberg Formation, Beaufort Group.

Biostratigraphy: Lystrosaurus Assemblage zone.

Age: Early Scythian Epoch, Early Triassic.

Material: Fragmentary skull and fragmentary skeleton.

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Species: kitchingorum REISZ & SCOTT, 2002
Etymology: In honor of the Kitching family, and the greast collector to the Karroo fossils, Dr. James Kitching.
= Owenetta rubidgei REISZ & LAURIN, 1991

Holotype: BP/1/4195a

Locality: Tweefontein, Bethulie District, Free (Orange Free) State Province, South Africa, Southern Africa.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy: Cistecephalus zone.

Age: Tatarian Age, Lopingian Subepoch, Zechstein Epoch, Late Permian.

Material: An articulated skeleton preserving the skull and anterior part of the skeleton of a subadult specimen.

Referred material:

BP/1/4195b: Postcranial skeleton of a second subadult individual located in the same block as the holotype.
Note: Worm impression on the same block.

BP/1/4/4196: Badly crushed skull with anterior part of vertebral column.

BP/1/5398: An articulated skeleton with left manus, left pes, and most of the tail missing, with the skull roof and left side of mandible exposed to show critical areas of the cranial anatomy.

DAMIANI, NEVELING, MODESTO & YATES, 2004

Locality: Maanhaar hill, Farm Barendskraal, near Middleburg, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.

Horizon: Palingkloff Member, Balfour Formation, Beaufort Group.

Biostratigraphy: Lystrosaurus Assemblage zone.

Age: Early Scythian Epoch, Early Triassic.

Material:

BP/1/5882: Anterior half of a skull and associated postcranial elements.