Lycorhinus was a herbivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited Africa. Its fossils have been found in places such as Free State (RSA), Mohale's Hoek (Lesotho) and Free State (RSA).

All the Lycorhinus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Lycorhinus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. Broom. 1912. On a new type of cynodont from the Stormberg. Annals of the South African Museum 7:334-336
  • C. E. Gow. 1975. A new heterodontosaurid from the Redbeds of South Africa showing clear evidence of tooth replacement. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 57:335-339
  • K. A. Kermack. 1963. Vertebrate fossils from Basutoland. Proceedings of the Geological Society of London 1603:1-2