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†unranked clade Capitosauria Yates and Warren 2000 (tetrapod)

Sarcopterygii - Temnospondyli

Full reference: A. M. Yates and A. Warren. 2000. The phylogeny of the ‘higher’ temnospondyls (Vertebrata: Choanata) and its implications for the monophyly and origins of the Stereospondyli. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 128(1):77-121

Parent taxon: Stereospondyli according to R. R. Schoch 2013

Sister taxa: Brachyopomorpha, Cryobatrachus, Cryobatrachus kitchingi, Kryostega, Laccocephalus, Laccocephalus insperatus, Lapillopsidae, Lydekkerina, Lydekkerinidae, Mastodonsaurus andriani, Mastodonsaurus fuerstenberganus, Mastodonsaurus indicus, Mastodonsaurus meyeri, Pachygonia, Pachygonia incurvata, Peltobatrachus, Rhinesuchidae, Rhytidostea, Trematosauria

Subtaxa: Benthosuchus, Calmasuchus, Capitosauroidea, Edingerella, Sclerothoracidae, Warrenisuchus, Watsonisuchus, Wetlugasaurus

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore