Discoglossus Otth 1837 (painted frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Discoglossidae

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

See also Baez 2013, Böhme 2008, Carroll 1988, Gao and Wang 2001 and Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Alytes, Aralobatrachus, Bakonybatrachus, Barbourula, Bombina, Discoglossinae, Enneabatrachus, Eodiscoglossus, Estesina, Kizylkuma, Pelophilus, Procerobatrachus, Prodiscoglossus, Saevesoederberghia, Zaphrissa

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Croatia (1 collection), France (3), Italy (8), Morocco (1), Spain (6)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Spain (2)

• Pliocene of Italy (1), Poland (1)

• Miocene of Italy (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

Total: 25 collections each including a single occurrence

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