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Xenobrachyops allos Howie 1972 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Brachyopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 251266

Alternative combination: Brachyops allos

Full reference: A. A. Howie. 1972. A brachyopid labyrinthodont from the Lower Trias of Queensland. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 96:268-277

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: QM F6572, a skull. Its type locality is Duckworth Creek, SW of Bluff, QML 215, which is in an Induan terrestrial mudstone in the Arcadia Formation of Australia.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore