Benthosuchus Efremov 1936 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli

Synonyms: Parabenthosuchus Ochev 1958, Rasaurus Kuzmin 1938

Parent taxon: Capitosauria according to R. R. Schoch 2013

See also Carroll 1988, Damiani 2001, Novikov 2012 and Yates and Warren 2000

Sister taxa: Calmasuchus, Capitosauroidea, Edingerella, Sclerothoracidae, Tomeia, Vladlenosaurus, Warrenisuchus, Watsonisuchus, Wetlugasaurus

Subtaxa: Benthosuchus bashkiricus Benthosuchus bystrowi Benthosuchus gusevae Benthosuchus korobkovi Benthosuchus sushkini Benthosuchus uralensis

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Type: Benthosaurus sushkini

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of the Russian Federation (37 collections)

Total: 37 collections including 38 occurrences

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