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Clepsydrops Cope 1875 (ophiacodont)

Osteichthyes - Synapsida - Ophiacodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38887

Synonym: Archaeobelus Cope 1877 (taxon 70399)

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1875. On fossil remains of Reptilia and fishes from Illinois. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 27(1):404-411

Parent taxon: Ophiacodontidae according to A. S. Romer 1961

Sister taxa: Archaeothyris, Ophiacodon, Varanosaurus, Embolophorus, Clepsydropinae

Subtaxa: Clepsydrops collettii, Clepsydrops magnus, Clepsydrops vinslovii

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Type: Clepsydrops collettii

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