Thabanchuia oomie Warren 1998 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Tupilakosauridae

Full reference: A. A. Warren. 1998. Karoo tupilakosaurid: a relict from Gondwana. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences 89:145-160

Belongs to Thabanchuia according to R. R. Schoch and A. R. Milner 2014

See also Damiani and Rubidge 2003, Schoch 2013 and Warren 1998

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCMP 42780, a partial skeleton (Almost complete skull, attached mandibular rami and pectoral girdle with several centra, branchial arches and a median branchial element). Its type locality is UCMP V4744, Thaba N'chu, which is in an Induan terrestrial horizon in South Africa.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution: found only at UCMP V4744, Thaba N'chu

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