Clepsydrops Cope 1875 (ophiacodont)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Ophiacodontidae

Synonym: Archaeobelus Cope 1877

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1875. On fossil remains of Reptilia and fishes from Illinois. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 27(1):404-411

Parent taxon: Ophiacodontidae according to A. S. Romer 1961

See also Carroll 1988, Case 1907, Cope 1877, Cope 1878, Cope 1888, Haubold et al. 2005, Hay 1902, Hay 1930, Perrier 1928, Reisz 1986 and Romer and Price 1940

Sister taxa: Archaeothyris, Baldwinonus, Diopeus, Elcabrosaurus, Ophiacodon, Stereophallodon, Stereorhachis, Varanosaurus, Arribasaurus, Scoliomus, Clepsydropinae

Subtaxa: Clepsydrops collettii Clepsydrops magnus Clepsydrops vinslovii

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Type: Clepsydrops collettii

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (1: Oklahoma collection)

• Carboniferous of Canada (1: Nova Scotia), United States (2: Illinois, Pennsylvania)

Total: 4 collections including 9 occurrences

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