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Paleothyris acadiana Carroll 1969 (eureptile)

Reptilia - Eureptilia - Protorothyrididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 138002

Full reference: R. L. Carroll. 1969. A Middle Pennsylvanian Captorhinomorph, and the Interrelationships of Primitive Reptiles. Journal of Paleontology 43(1):151-170

Belongs to Paleothyris according to R. L. Carroll 1969

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCZ 3481, a skeleton (almost complete). Its type locality is Dominion Coal Co. strip mine No. 7, which is in a Westphalian C/Westphalian D mire/swamp coal/shale in Canada.