Benthosuchus bystrowi Getmanov 1989 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli

Belongs to Benthosuchus according to R. J. Damiani 2001

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

Type specimen: PIN 3783/1, a skull. Its type locality is Unzha River Basin, which is in an Olenekian terrestrial horizon in the Rybinsk Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution: found only at Unzha River Basin

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