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Prodesmodon Estes 1964 (salamander)

Osteichthyes - Proteoidea - Batrachosauroididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 37364

Synonym: Cuttysarkus Estes 1964 (taxon 53228)

Full reference: R. Estes. 1964. Fossil vertebrates from the Late Cretaceous Lance Formation, eastern Wyoming. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 49:1-187

Parent taxon: Batrachosauroididae according to D. G. DeMar 2013

Sister taxa: Batrachosauroides, Opisthotriton, Palaeoproteus, Parrisia, Peratosauroides

Subtaxa: Prodesmodon copei

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Type: Prodesmodon copei

Ecology: amphibious