Chigutisauridae

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Chigutisauridae
Temporal range: Lower Triassic - Lower Cretaceous
Pelorocephalus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: "Amphibia" (wide sense)
Order: Temnospondyli
Suborder: Stereospondyli
Superfamily: Brachyopoidea
Family: Chigutisauridae
Rusconi, 1949

Chigutisauridae is an extinct family of large temnospondyl amphibians. The only genera recognized as belonging to Chigutisauridae at the current time are all from Gondwana (Australia, Argentina, India and South Africa) and include Koolasuchus and Siderops.

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