Siderops Warren and Hutchinson 1983 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Chigutisauridae

Full reference: A. A. Warren and M. N. Hutchinson. 1983. The last labyrinthodont? A new brachyopoid (Amphibia, Temnospondyli) from the Early Jurassic Evergreen Formation of Queensland, Australia. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B 303:1-62

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

See also Carroll 1988, Schoch 2013, Warren and Hutchinson 1983, Warren and Marsicano 2000 and Yates and Warren 2000

Sister taxa: Compsocerops, Icanosaurus, Icanosaurus rectifrons, Keratobrachyops, Koolasuchus, Kuttycephalus, Pelorocephalus

Subtaxa: Siderops kehli

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Australia (1 collection), South Africa (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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