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†family Plagiosauridae Abel 1919 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli

PaleoDB taxon number: 37169

Full reference: O. Abel. 1919. Die Stämme der Wirbeltiere. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, Leipzig 914 p.

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

Sister taxa: Brachyopidae, Brachyopoidea, Chigutisauridae, Laidleria, Metoposauroidea, Plagiosauroidea, Trematosauroidea

Subtaxa: Plagiobatrachus, Plagiosaurinae, Plagiosterninae, Plagiosuchinae, Taphrognathus

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore