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meaning: "From Jonkers"
Named By: Van Hoepan in 1916
Time Period: Capitanian, 265-260 Ma
Location: South Africa - Karoo
Size: Usually around 3 meters long, some specimens are up to 5 meters long
Diet: unavailable
Fossil(s): Many individual fossils
Classification: | Chordata | Synapsida | Therapsida | Dinocephalia | Tapinocephalia | Titanosuchidae |

Jonkeria was a very large omnivorous (although there is some dispute to this - e.g. Colbert 1969 p. 136) dinocephalian, from the Tapinocephalus Assemblage Zone, Lower Beaufort Group, of the South African Karroo.

Read more about Jonkeria at Wikipedia
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