†family Dendrerpetidae Fritsch 1885 (tetrapod)

Amphibia - Temnospondyli - Dendrerpetidae

Alternative spellings: Dendrerpetonidae, Dendrerpetontidae

Parent taxon: Eutemnospondyli according to R. R. Schoch and A. R. Milner 2014

See also Carroll 1967, Carroll 1988, Haubold 1971, Hay 1902, Holmes and Carroll 1977 and Kuhn 1946

Sister taxa: Balanerpeton, Rhachitomi

Subtaxa: Dendrerpeton Dendrysekos Platystegos

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Type: Dendrerpeton

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Canada (5: Nova Scotia collections), Ireland (1)

Total: 6 collections including 9 occurrences

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