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†family Diadectidae Cope 1880 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Cotylosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 37246

Synonym: Nothodontidae Marsh 1878 (taxon 320981)

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1880. The skull of Empedocles. The American Naturalist 14:304

Parent taxon: Diadectomorpha according to M. Laurin and R. R. Reisz 1995

Sister taxa: Limnoscelidae, Limnoscelops, Limnoscelops longifemur, Millerinidae, Tseajaiidae

Subtaxa: Alveusdectes, Ambedus, Bolbodon, Chilonyx, Desmatodon, Diadectes, Diasparactus, Ichniotherium, Oradectes, Orobates, Phanerosaurus, Silvadectes, Sphenosaurus

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