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Family Cryptobranchidae Cope 1889 (hellbender)

Osteichthyes - Caudata - Urodela

PaleoDB taxon number: 37350

Alternative spelling: Cryptobranchiidae

Parent taxon: Cryptobranchoidea according to P. P. Skutschas and Y. M. Gubin 2012

Sister taxa: Chunerpeton, Nuominerpeton

Subtaxa: Andrias, Aviturinae, Cryptobranchus, Eoscapherpeton

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Type: Cryptobranchus

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