Albanerpeton pannonicum Venczel and Gardner 2005 (tetrapod)

Amphibia - Temnospondyli - Albanerpetontidae

Alternative combination: Albanerpeton pannonicus

Full reference: M. Venczel and J. D. Gardner. 2005. The geologically youngest albanerpetontid amphibian, from the Lower Pliocene of Hungary. Palaeontology 48(6):1273-1300

Belongs to Albanerpeton according to J. D. Gardner et al. 2021

See also Gardner and Böhme 2008, Maddin et al. 2013 and Venczel and Gardner 2005

Sister taxa: Albanerpeton arthridion, Albanerpeton cifellii, Albanerpeton galaktion, Albanerpeton gracilis, Albanerpeton inexpectatum, Albanerpeton nexuosus

Type specimen: MAFI V.22000, a partial skull (Fused pair of nearly complete premaxillae, articulated with anterior end of right maxilla). Its type locality is Csarnota locality 2, which is in a Ruscinian/Villanyian karst horizon in Hungary.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore


• Pliocene of Hungary (1 collection), Italy (1)

• Miocene of Italy (7)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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