Family Pipidae Gray 1825 (clawed frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Panpipidae

Parent taxon: Panpipidae according to A. M. Aranciaga Rolando et al. 2019

See also Blackburn et al. 2019, Carroll 1988, Cope 1875, Delfino and Sanchez-Villagra 2018, Estes 1975, Frank and Ramus 1996, Gadow 1898, Gissi et al. 2006, Henrici 1998, Henrici and Báez 2001, Hoegg et al. 2004, Kuhn 1946, Sanchiz 1998 and Trueb and Báez 2006

Sister taxon: Shelaniinae

Subtaxa: Llankibatrachus Oumtkoutia Pipinae Shomronella Xenopodinae Xenopus

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Tanzania (2 collections)

• Miocene of Morocco (1), Venezuela (1)

• Oligocene of Tanzania (1), Yemen (1)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Argentina (1)

• Eocene of Argentina (2), Namibia (2), Peru (4), Tanzania (2)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Brazil (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1)

• Cretaceous of Argentina (1), Israel (2), Morocco (2), Niger (1)

Total: 25 collections including 27 occurrences

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