ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Scapanops Schoch and Sues 2013 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Dissorophidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 330106

Full reference: R. R. Schoch and H.-D. Sues. 2013. A new dissorophid temnospondyl from the Lower Permian of north-central Texas. Comptes Rendus Palevol 12:437-445

Parent taxon: Eucacopinae according to R. R. Schoch and A. R. Milner 2014

Sister taxa: Alegeinosaurus, Anakamacops, Brevidorsum, Cacops, Conjunctio, Kamacops, Parioxys, Reiszerpeton, Zygosaurus

Subtaxa: Scapanops neglecta

View classification

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore