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Sclerothorax hypselonotus Huene 1932 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Sclerothoracidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 248239

Full reference: F. v. Huene. 1932. Ein neuartiger Stegocephalen-Fund aus dem oberhessischen Buntsandstein. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 14:200-229

Belongs to Sclerothorax according to R. R. Schoch et al. 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: HLD-V 607, a skull. Its type locality is Queck, Sclerothorax type locality, which is in a Smithian fluvial sandstone in the Eichsfeld Sandstein Formation of Germany.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore