†family Amphibamidae Moodie 1912 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Amphibamidae

Full reference: R. L. Moodie. 1912. The Pennsylvanic Amphibia of the Mazon Creek, Illinois, Shales. Kansas University Science Bulletin 6(2):232-259

Parent taxon: Xerodromes according to R. R. Schoch and A. R. Milner 2014

See also Anderson et al. 2008, Anderson et al. 2008, Bourget and Anderson 2011, Damiani and Rubidge 2003, Fröbisch and Reisz 2008, Kuhn 1946, Moodie 1912, Moodie 1916, Schoch 2013 and Schoch and Rubidge 2005

Sister taxa: Branchiosauridae, Olsoniformes

Subtaxa: Amphibamus Doleserpeton Eoscopus Georgenthalia Gerobatrachus Micropholis Pasawioops Platyrhinops Plemmyradytes Rubeostratilia Tersomius

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore


• Triassic of South Africa (11 collections)

• Leonard of United States (2: Oklahoma)

• Wolfcamp of United States (1: Texas)

• Permian of Germany (1), United States (6: Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas)

• Virgilian of United States (1: Kansas)

• Carboniferous of the Czech Republic (1), United States (2: Illinois, Ohio)

Total: 25 collections including 35 occurrences

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