Holotype: SAM 1058 (The Welgevonden pareiasaur)
Locality: Welgevonden, Graaff Reinet District, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
Biostratigraphy: Cistecephalus zone or Daptocephalus zone.
Age: Tatarian Age, Lopingian Subepoch, Zechstein Epoch, Late Permian.
Material: Hundreds of fragments containing portions of skull, lower jaw, shoulder
and pelvic girdls, both forelimbs and both hindlimbs, a cervical, 12 dorsal
and 10 caudal vertebrae, ribs and osteoderms.