Baylor County (Permian of the United States)

Also known as Type locality of Dissorophus multicinctus

Where: Texas (33.6° N, 99.3° W: paleocoordinates 0.1° S, 29.9° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Cisuralian (298.9 - 272.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

• "Lower Permian redbed sequence"

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the AMNH

Primary reference: R. R. Schoch and A. R. Milner. 2014. Handbook of Paleoherpetology Part 3A2 Temnospondyli I. [R. Butler/E. Dunne/E. Dunne]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 180945: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Emma Dunne on 09.08.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Temnospondyli - Dissorophidae
Dissorophus multicinctus n. gen. n. sp.
Dissorophus multicinctus n. gen. n. sp. Cope 1895 tetrapod
AMNH 4593 (Holotype: axial skeleton and dermal plates)