Albanerpeton arthridion Fox and Naylor 1982 (tetrapod)

Amphibia - Temnospondyli - Albanerpetontidae

Full reference: R. C. Fox and B. G. Naylor. 1982. A reconsideration of the relationships of the fossil amphibian Albanerpeton. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 19:118-128

Belongs to Albanerpeton according to M. Venczel and J. D. Gardner 2005

See also Fox and Naylor 1982, Gardner 1999, Gardner 2000, Gardner and Böhme 2008 and Gardner et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Albanerpeton cifellii, Albanerpeton galaktion, Albanerpeton gracilis, Albanerpeton inexpectatum, Albanerpeton nexuosus, Albanerpeton pannonicum

Type specimen: FMNH PR 805, a partial skull (right premaxilla). Its type locality is Forestburg, which is in an Albian marginal marine sandstone in the Paluxy Formation of Texas.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore


• Cretaceous of United States (4: Oklahoma, Texas collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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