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Dendrerpeton Owen 1853 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Temnospondyli - Dendrerpetonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36995

Synonym: Erpetocephalus Huxley 1867 (taxon 36996)

Full reference: R. Owen. 1853. Notes on the above-described fossil remains. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 9:66-67

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

Sister taxon: Dendrysekos

Subtaxa: Dendrerpeton acadianum, Dendrerpeton annectens, Dendrerpeton confusum, Dendrerpeton rugosum

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Type: Dendrerpeton acadianum

Ecology: amphibious carnivore