†family Phlegethontiidae Cope 1875 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Aistopoda - Phlegethontiidae

Alternative spelling: Phlegetontiidae

Synonyms: Dolichosomatidae Lydekker 1889, Dolichosomidae Lydekker 1889

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1875. Synopsis of the Extinct Batrachia from the Coal Measures. Report of the Geological Survey of Ohio 2:349-411

Parent taxon: Aistopoda according to J. S. Anderson 2002

See also Carroll 1988, Carroll et al. 1998, Cope 1875, Cope 1875, Gregory 1948, Hay 1902, Kuhn 1946, Lund 1978, Lydekker 1889, McGinnis 1967 and Thayer 1985

Sister taxa: Lethiscidae, Oestocephalidae, Ophiderpetontidae, Pseudophlegethontiidae

Subtaxa: Dolichosoma Phlegethontia Sillerpeton

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Leonard of United States (1: Oklahoma collection)

• Wolfcamp of United States (1: New Mexico)

• Permian of United States (2: Texas)

• Carboniferous to Permian of United States (1: New Mexico)

• Carboniferous of the Czech Republic (1), France (1), Ireland (1), United States (3: Arizona, Illinois, Ohio)

Total: 11 collections including 16 occurrences

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