Phlegethontia Cope 1871 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Aistopoda - Phlegethontiidae

Synonym: Aornerpeton Lund 1978

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1871. Stated Meeting, Nov. 3d, 1871. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 12:176-177

Parent taxon: Phlegethontiidae according to J. S. Anderson 2002

See also Carroll 1988, Carroll et al. 1998, Gregory 1948, Hay 1902, Lund 1978, Maddin et al. 2012, McGinnis 1967 and Thayer 1985

Sister taxa: Dolichosoma, Sillerpeton

Subtaxa: Phlegethontia linearis Phlegethontia longissima Phlegethontia phanerhapha

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Type: Phlegethontia linearis



• Permian of United States (3: New Mexico, Texas collections)

• Carboniferous to Permian of United States (1: New Mexico)

• Carboniferous of the Czech Republic (1), France (1), United States (3: Arizona, Illinois, Ohio)

Total: 9 collections including 13 occurrences

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