Broomistega Shishkin and Rubidge 2000 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Rhinesuchidae

Full reference: M. A. Shishkin and B. S. Rubidge. 2000. A relict rhinesuchid (Amphibia: Temnospondyli) from the Lower Triassic of South Africa. Palaeontology 43(4):653-670

Parent taxon: Rhinesuchidae according to M. A. Shishkin and B. S. Rubidge 2000

See also Damiani and Rubidge 2003

Sister taxa: Australerpetinae, Eryops africanus, Eryops oweni, Gondwanosaurus, Gondwanosaurus bijoriensis, Laccosaurus, Rhineceps, Rhinesuchoides, Rhinesuchus, Uranocentrodon, Uranocentrodon madagascarensis

Subtaxa: Broomistega putterilli

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Type: Lydekkerina putterilli

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of South Africa (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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