Koskinonodon Branson and Mehl 1929 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Metoposauridae

Invalid subtaxa: Borborophagus Branson and Mehl 1929, Buettneria Case 1922 [replaced name], Kalamoiketer Branson and Mehl 1929

Full reference: E. B. Branson and M. G. Mehl. 1929. Triassic amphibians from the Rocky Mountain Region. The University of Missouri Studies 4:1-87

Parent taxon: Metoposauridae according to B. D. Mueller 2007

See also Branson and Mehl 1929, Chowdhury 1965, Hunt 1989, Hunt 1993, Irmis 2005, Long and Murry 1995, Marsh 1882 and Schoch and Milner 2000

Sister taxa: Anaschisma, Anaschisma brachygnatha, Anaschisma browni, Apachesaurus, Arganasaurus, Bogdania, Dictyocephalus, Dutuitosaurus, Eupelor, Mastodonsaurus durus, Metoposaurus, Metoposaurus fraasi, Metoposaurus hoffmani, Metoposaurus jonesi, Panthasaurus, Trigonosternum, Trigonosternum latum

Subtaxa: Koskinonodon perfectus

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (68: Arizona, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Texas, Wyoming collections)

Total: 68 collections including 70 occurrences

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