Alternative combinations: Albanerpeton megacephalus, Triton megacephalus
Full reference: O. G. Costa. 1864. Paleontologia del Regno di Napoli. Parte III [Paleontology of the Kingdom of Naples. Part III]. Atti dell'Accademia Pontaniana 8:1-192
See also Barbera and Macuglia 1988, Barbera and Macuglia 1991, Costa 1864, Estes 1981, Evans and McGowan 2002, Gardner 2000, Gardner and Böhme 2008, McGowan 2002, McGowan and Ensom 1997 and McGowan and Evans 1995
Sister taxon: Celtedens ibericus
Type specimen: M 542, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Civita di Pietraroja (upper plattenkalk), which is in an Albian basinal (carbonate) mudstone/wackestone in Italy.
Ecology: amphibious carnivore
Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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