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
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