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Eolydekkerina magna Shishkin et al. 1996 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Lydekkerinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 266406

Full reference: M. A. Shishkin, B. S. Rubidge, and J. W. Kitching. 1996. A new lydekkerinid (Amphibia, Temnospondyli) from the lower Triassic of South Africa: implications for evolution of the early capitosauroid cranial pattern. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B 351:1635-1659

Belongs to Eolydekkerina according to R. Schoch and A. R. Milner 2000

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BP/1/5079, a skull (Almost complete skull without lower jaw). Its type locality is Farm Fairydale, Bethulie, which is in an Induan/Olenekian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Katberg Formation of South Africa.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore