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Isodectes Cope 1896 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Saurerpetontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36983

Synonyms: Branchiosauravus Romer 1930 (no. 362688), Eobrachyops Watson 1956 (no. 162359), Saurerpeton Moodie 1909 (no. 36984)

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1896. The reptilian order Cotylosauria. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 34:436-457

Parent taxon: Eobrachyopidae according to R. R. Schoch and A. R. Milner 2014

Sister taxon: Acroplous

Subtaxa: Isodectes obtusus

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Type: Pariotichus megalops

Ecology: amphibious carnivore