†unranked clade Australerpetinae Eltink et al. 2016 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Rhinesuchidae

Full reference: E. Eltink, E. V. Dias, S. Dias-da-Silva, C. L. Schultz, and M. C. Langer. 2016. The cranial morphology of the temnospondyl Australerpeton cosgriffi (Tetrapoda: Stereospondyli) from the Middle-Late Permian of ParanĂ¡ Basin and the phylogenetic relationships of Rhinesuchidae. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 176(4):835-860

Parent taxon: Rhinesuchidae according to E. Eltink et al. 2016

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

Subtaxa: Australerpeton

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Type: Australerpeton

Ecology: amphibious carnivore


• Permian of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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