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Cacops woehri

- Dissorophidae

Taxonomy
Cacops woehri was named by Froebisch and Reisz (2012). Its type specimen is OMNH 73216, a partial skull, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Richards Spur, which is in a Leonard fissure fill claystone/conglomerate in the Garber Formation of Oklahoma.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2012Cacops woehri Froebisch and Reisz
2014Cacops woehri Schoch and Milner p. 74

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
RankNameAuthor
Tetrapoda()
Temnospondyli()
Eutemnospondyli
Rhachitomi()
Dissorophoidea()
Xerodromes
Olsoniformes
familyDissorophidaeBoulenger 1902
Eucacopinae
genusCacops
specieswoehriFroebisch and Reisz 2012

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: brackish, freshwater, terrestrialsubp
Locomotion: actively mobilesubo
Life habit: ground dwellinguc
Diet: carnivoreuc
Created: 2011-01-30 12:48:41
Modified: 2011-01-29 19:48:41
Source: subo = suborder, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Kiessling 2004, Reisz et al. 2009, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Leonard or 290.10000 to 268.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Leonard290.1 - 268.0USA (Oklahoma) Cacops woehri (type locality: 67862)