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Brachyops laticeps Owen 1855 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Brachyopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 251464

Full reference: R. Owen. 1855. Descriptions of the cranium of a labyrinthodont reptile (Brachyops laticeps), from Mangali, Central India. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 11:37-39

Belongs to Brachyops according to A. Warren and C. Marsicano 2000

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH R4414, a skull. Its type locality is Mangali, Wardha valley, which is in a Triassic terrestrial horizon in the Kamthi Formation of India.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore