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Seymouria baylorensis Broili 1904 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Seymouriamorpha - Seymouriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 137488

Synonyms: Conodectes favosus Cope 1896 (no. 138237), Desmospondylus anomalus Williston 1910 (no. 151341)

Full reference: F. Broili. 1904. Permische Stegocephalen und Reptilien aus Texas. Palaeontographica 51:1-120

Belongs to Seymouria according to V. V. Bulanov 2003

Sister taxa: Seymouria grandis, Seymouria sanjuanensis

Type specimens:

  • Seymouria baylorensis: AMNH 4342, a partial skull. Its type locality is Coffee Creek, 34 (Arroyo Formation), which is in a Kungurian terrestrial claystone/sandstone in the Arroyo Formation of Texas.
  • Conodectes favosus: AMNH 4342, a partial skull. Its type locality is Gray's Creek, 37 (Arroyo Formation), which is in a Kungurian terrestrial claystone/sandstone in the Arroyo Formation of Texas.
  • Desmospondylus anomalus: FMNH UC 664 and UC 665, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Coffee Creek, 34 (Arroyo Formation), which is in a Kungurian terrestrial claystone/sandstone in the Arroyo Formation of Texas.

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