Pachycentrata taqueti Báez and Rage 1998 (clawed frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Pipidae

Alternative combination: Pachybatrachus taqueti

Full reference: A. M. Báez and J.-C. Rage. 1998. Pipid frogs from the Upper Cretaceous of In Beceten, Niger. Palaeontology 41(4):669-691

Belongs to Pachycentrata according to A. M. Báez and T. Harrison 2005

See also Báez and Rage 1998

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MNHN-IBC 1404, a partial skull (braincase and otic capsules). Its type locality is In Beceten, which is in a Coniacian/Santonian fluvial-lacustrine shale/sandstone in the In Beceten Formation of Niger.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution: found only at In Beceten

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