Cincosaurus cobbi Aldrich and Jones 1930 (tetrapod)

Amphibia - Temnospondyli - Dissorophidae

Full reference: T. H. Aldrich and W. B. Jones. 1930. Footprints from the coal measures of Alabama. Alabama Museum of Natural History Museum Paper 9:1-64

Belongs to Cincosaurus according to H. Haubold 1971

See also Aldrich and Jones 1930, Haubold et al. 2005 and Thurmond and Jones 1981

Sister taxa: Cincosaurus fisheri, Cincosaurus jaggerensis

Type specimen: ALMNH, a footprint. Its type locality is Galloway No. 11 Mine, which is in a Westphalian delta plain shale in the Pottsville Formation of Alabama.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Carboniferous of United States (3: Alabama, Georgia collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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