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Laccocephalus Watson 1919 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli

PaleoDB taxon number: 37066

Full reference: D. M. S. Watson. 1919. The structure, evolution and origin of the Amphibia.—The "orders" Rachitomi and Stereospondyli. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B 209:1-73

Parent taxon: Stereospondyli according to R. J. Damiani and B. S. Rubidge 2003

Sister taxa: Arachana, Boreosaurus, Boreosaurus thorslundi, Brachyopomorpha, Capitosauria, Chinlestegophis, Cryobatrachus, Cryobatrachus kitchingi, Diadetognathus, Diadetognathus varvicensis, Kryostega, Labyrinthodon panchetensis, Laccocephalus insperatus, Lapillopsidae, Lydekkerina, Lydekkerinidae, Mastodonsaurus andriani, Mastodonsaurus fuerstenberganus, Mastodonsaurus indicus, Mastodonsaurus meyeri, Pachygonia, Pachygonia incurvata, Peltobatrachus, Rhinesuchidae, Rhytidostea, Trematosauria

Subtaxa: none

Type: Laccocephalus insperatus

Ecology: amphibious carnivore