Full reference: S. L. Brusatte, R. J. Butler, O. Mateus and J. S. Steyer. 2015. A new species of Metoposaurus from the Late Triassic of Portugal and comments on the systematics and biogeography of metoposaurid temnospondyls. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology
Type specimen: FCT-UNL 600, a skull. Its type locality is Penina western locality, Penina Bonebed, which is in a Carnian/Norian fluvial-deltaic sandstone in the Grès de Silves Formation of Portugal.
Ecology: amphibious piscivore
Distribution: found only at Penina western locality, Penina Bonebed
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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