Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1868. Synopsis of the Extinct Batrachia of North America. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1868:208-221
Sister taxon: Brachydectes elongatus
Type specimen: AMNH 6941 (designated by Hook (1983), a partial skull. Its type locality is Linton, which is in a Westphalian D mire/swamp coal in Ohio.
Ecology: amphibious carnivore
• Permian of United States (1: Nebraska collection)
• Virgilian of United States (1: West Virginia)
Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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