Rhinesuchoides Olson and Broom 1937 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Rhinesuchidae

Full reference: E. C. Olson and R. Broom. 1937. New genera and species of tetrapods from the Karroo Beds of South Africa. Journal of Paleontology 11(7):613-619

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

See also Carroll 1988 and Damiani and Rubidge 2003

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

Subtaxa: Rhinesuchoides capensis Rhinesuchoides tenuiceps

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Type: Rhinesuchoides tenuiceps

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of South Africa (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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