Ctenerpeton Cope 1897 (tetrapod)

Amphibia - Nectridea - Urocordylidae

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1897. On New Paleozoic Vertebrata from Illinois, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 36:71-91

Parent taxon: Urocordylidae according to R. L. Carroll 1988

See also Carroll et al. 1998, Cope 1897 and Hay 1902

Sister taxa: Sauropleurinae, Urocordylinae

Subtaxa: Ctenerpeton primum Ctenerpeton remex

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Type: Ctenerpeton alveolatum

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Desmoinesian of United States (1: Pennsylvania collection)

• Westphalian of United States (1: Alabama)

• Carboniferous of United States (1: Ohio)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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