Prionosuchus Price 1948 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Archegosauridae

Parent taxon: Platyoposaurinae according to R. Schoch and A. R. Milner 2000

See also Carroll 1988 and Gubin 1997

Sister taxon: Bageherpeton

Subtaxa: Prionosuchus plummeri

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Type: Prionosuchus plummeri

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution: found only at Pastos Bons, Maranhao (Permian of Brazil)

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