Benthosuchus sushkini Efremov 1929 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli

Alternative combination: Benthosaurus sushkini

Belongs to Benthosuchus according to R. J. Damiani 2001

See also Novikov 2012

Sister taxa: Benthosuchus bashkiricus, Benthosuchus bystrowi, Benthosuchus gusevae, Benthosuchus korobkovi, Benthosuchus uralensis

Type specimen: PIN 2243/1, a skull. Its type locality is Vakhnevo locality, which is in an Olenekian fluvial sandstone in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of the Russian Federation (8 collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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