Chelotriton Pomel 1853 (newt)

Osteichthyes - Caudata - Urodela

Parent taxon: Salamandridae according to M. Böhme 2010

See also Böhme 2008, Carroll 1988, Venczel and Stiuca 2008 and Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Archaeotriton, Brachycormus, Carpathotriton, Chioglossa, Euproctus, Koaliella, Koalliella, Lissotriton, Megalotriton, Mertensiella, Notophthalmus, Oligosemia, Palaeopleurodeles, Phosphotriton, Pleurodeles, Procynops, Salamandrina, Taricha, Triturus, Tylototriton

Subtaxa: Chelotriton paradoxus

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of France (1 collection)

• Miocene of Austria (4), the Czech Republic (2), France (1), Germany (5), Hungary (1), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (1), Romania (1)

• Oligocene of France (2), Germany (2)

Total: 21 collections including 24 occurrences

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