Family Discoglossidae Günther 1859 (painted frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Discoglossidae

Parent taxon: Anuri according to C. Gissi et al. 2006

See also Böhme 2008, Böhme 2010, Carroll 1988, Cope 1875, Estes 1964, Estes and Berberian 1970, Evans et al. 1990, Evans and Milner 1993, Frank and Ramus 1996, Gao and Wang 2001, Hoegg et al. 2004, Kuhn 1946, Venczel and Csiki 2003 and Venczel and Stiuca 2008

Sister taxa: Acosmanura, Allophyrnidae, Alytidae, Archaeobatrachia, Arcifera, Arthroleptidae, Bissektia, Bufoniformia, Centrolenidae, Comobatrachus, Comobatrachus aenigmatis, Costata, Diacium unipedalis, Discoglossoidea, Electrorana, Eoanura, Eobatrachus, Eobatrachus agilis, Epicria, Firmisternia, Gastrechmia, Genibatrachus, Gobiatidae, Hemisotidae, Hensonbatrachus, Hyperoliidae, Itemirella, Jeholobatrachus, Latonia, Leiopelmatidae, Liaobatrachus, Mesobatrachia, Microhylidae, Myobatrachidae, Neobatrachia, Neusibatrachus, Odontaglossa, Odontophrynidae, Opisthocoela, Opisthocoelellus, Palaeobatrachoidea, Paradiscoglossus, Pelobatoidea, Pipidae, Pipoidea, Proanura, Pseudidae, Raniformia, Rhinodermatidae, Scaphiophryninae, Scotiophryne, Sunnybatrachus, Thaumastosaurus, Theatonius, Tyrrellbatrachus, Vieraella, Vieraellidae, Wealdenbatrachus, Xenoanura

Subtaxa: Alytes Aralobatrachus Bakonybatrachus Barbourula Bombina Discoglossinae Discoglossus Enneabatrachus Eodiscoglossus Estesina Kizylkuma Pelophilus Procerobatrachus Prodiscoglossus Saevesoederberghia Zaphrissa

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Type: Discoglossus

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Croatia (1 collection), France (7), Hungary (4), Italy (10), Morocco (1), the Netherlands (1), Poland (1), Spain (9)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Spain (2)

• Pliocene of Hungary (2), Italy (2), Poland (1), Spain (1)

• Miocene of Hungary (1), Italy (2), Moldova (1), Morocco (2), Spain (1), Thailand (1), Turkey (1)

• Oligocene of France (1), Germany (2)

• Eocene of France (3), India (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Paleocene of United States (1: Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of Canada (2: Saskatchewan), France (1), Hungary (1), India (1), Kazakhstan (1), Morocco (1), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (6), United States (6: Montana, New Jersey, Texas, Wyoming), Uzbekistan (6)

• Jurassic of the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (2: Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 95 collections including 113 occurrences

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