Genus: Abrictosaurus HOPSON, 1975
Etymology: Greek, abriktos, “awake”, and Greek, sauros, “lizard”: “Awake lizard”.

Species: consors (THULBORN, 1974) HOPSON, 1975
Etymology: Latin, consors, "spouse"; in allusion to suspected feminue gender of the holotype.
= Lycorhinus consors THULBORN, 1974

Holotype: UCL B.54

Locality: Streamside exposure at the village of Noosi, 5.1 miles east of Whitehill, Paballong, Transkei (Mt. Fletcher) District, (?)30'26"S, 28'31"E, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.

Horizon: Upper Elliot Formation.


Age: Hettangian-Lower Sinemurian Stage, Lower Lias Epoch, Early Jurassic.

Material: Fragmentary skull and partial skeleton.


Referred material:

= Heterodontosaurus sp GALTON, 1973

Locality: Paballong, Mount Fletcher District, Eastern Cape Province, Southern Africa.



Age: Late Triassic.


UCL A100: Fragmentary skull and fragmentary dentary.