Llankibatrachus truebae Báez and Pugener 2003 (clawed frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Pipidae

Full reference: A. M. Báez and L. A. Pugener. 2003. Ontogeny of a new Palaeogene pipid frog from southern South America and xenopodinomorph evolution. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 139(3):439-476

Belongs to Llankibatrachus according to A. M. Báez and L. A. Pugener 2003

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BAR 2469-10, a skeleton (complete skeleton including body outline). Its type locality is Pampa de Jones (Nahuel Huapi Este), which is in a Ypresian crater lake mudstone/sandstone in the Huitrera Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene to Oligocene of Argentina (1 collection)

• Eocene of Argentina (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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