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Diapsids

Basal Diapsids

Lepidosauromorphs

Archosauromorphs

Cladogram of archosauromorphs. Figure 11.4.

Mesosaurus

The Triassic Diapsid Takeover

Respiration, Metabolism, and Locomotion

The Komodo dragon

The giant varanid lizard, the ora:

Archosauromorphs

Orthosuchus, a Lower Jurassic crocodilian.

Dinosaur ancestors or close relatives

The first dinosaurs

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