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Callistomordax kugleri Schoch 2008 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli

PaleoDB taxon number: 174472

Full reference: R. R. Schoch. 2008. A new stereospondyl from the German Middle Triassic, and the origin of the Metoposauridae. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 152:79-113

Belongs to Callistomordax according to R. R. Schoch 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMNS 82035, a skeleton. Its type locality is Vellberg-Eschenau, which is in a Longobardian estuary/bay claystone in the Erfurt Formation of Germany.

Ecology: amphibious carnivore