Loxommatinae

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Loxommatinae
Temporal range: Late Carboniferous
MegalocephalusDB.jpg
Life restoration of Megalocephalus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Family: Baphetidae
Subfamily: Loxommatinae
Milner et al., 2009

Loxommatinae is an extinct subfamily of baphetids, a group of early tetrapods from the Late Carboniferous. It includes the genera Kyrinion, Loxomma, and Megalocephalus.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Milner, A.C.; Milner, A.R.; Walsh, S.A. (2009). "A new specimen of Baphetes from Nýřany, Czech Republic and the intrinsic relationships of the Baphetidae". Acta Zoologica. 90 (Supplement 1): 318–334. doi:10.1111/j.1463-6395.2008.00340.x.