Palaeoproteus gallicus Estes et al. 1967 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Proteida - Batrachosauroididae

Full reference: R. Estes, M. Hecht, and R. Hoffstetter. 1967. Paleocene amphibians from Cernay, France. American Museum Novitates 2295:1-25

Belongs to Palaeoproteus according to R. Estes et al. 1967

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MNHN CR 6692, a set of vertebrae (Trunk vertebra). Its type locality is Cernay, which is in a Thanetian terrestrial horizon in the Conglomérat de Cernay Formation of France.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of France (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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