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†family Trematosauridae Watson 1919 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli

PaleoDB taxon number: 37124

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: Trematosauroidea according to R. R. Schoch 2013

Sister taxa: Almasauridae, Callistomordax, Gonioglyptus huxleyi, Indolyrocephalus, Indolyrocephalus panchetensis, Lyrocephaliscidae, Metoposauridae, Peltostega, Platystegidae, Thoosuchus, Wetlugasauridae

Subtaxa: Benthosphenus, Bukobaja, Hyperokynodon, Lonchorhynchinae, Lyrocephalinae, Lyrocephalus, Prothoosuchus, Tertreminae, Tertremoides, Thoosuchinae, Trematolestes, Trematosaurinae, Trematosaurus, Trematosaurus kannemeyeri, Trematotegmen

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Type: Trematosaurus

Ecology: amphibious carnivore