Named By: Y. Wang & S. E. Evans - 2006.
Classification: Chordata, Amphibia, Urodela, Cryptobranchoidea.
Species: P. sinensis (type).
Size: Preserved length of holotype 4.63 centimetres long (snout to first two vertebrae of tail).
Known locations: China, Liaoning Province.
Time period: Late Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Almost complete skeleton, lacking the tail.
Pangerpeton is a species of small short bodied salamander that lived in China during the late Jurassic.
- A new short-bodied salamander from the Upper Jurassic/Lower Cretaceous of China. - Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 51(1):127-130. - Y. Wang & S. E. Evans - 2006.