Silvanerpeton

Name: Silvanerpeton.
Phonetic: Sil-van-er-pe-ton.
Named By: Jennifer A.‭ ‬Clack‭ ‬-‭ ‬1994.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptiliomorpha,‭ ‬Embolomeri.
Species: S.‭ ‬miripedes‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Insectivore.
Size: Roughly about‭ ‬40‭ ‬centimetres long.
Known locations: Scotland‭ ‬-‭ ‬East Kirkton Limestone Formation.
Time period: Late Visean/Early Serpukhovian of the Carboniferous.
Fossil representation: Almost complete individuals.

       Silvanerpeton is a genus of possibly semi aquatic reptilomorph that lived in Scotland during the Carboniferous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Silvanerpeton miripedes,‭ ‬a new anthracosauroid from the Visťan of East Kirkton,‭ ‬West Lothian,‭ ‬Scotland.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh:‭ ‬Earth Sciences‭ ‬84:369-376.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Jennifer A.‭ ‬Clack‭ ‬-‭ ‬1994.



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