Named By: Arjan Mann & Hillary C. Maddin - 2019.
Classification: Chordata, Lepospondyli, Microsauria, Brachystelechidae.
Species: D. bolti (type).
Size: Holotype individual 5.3 centimetres long.
Known locations: USA, Illinois.
Time period: Carboniferous.
Fossil representation: Partial skull and most of the post cranial skeleton.
is a genus of microsaur that lived in North America during the
Carboniferous period. A very small creature, Diabloroter
possibly hunters of small insects.
- Diabloroter bolti, a short-bodied recumbirostran ‘microsaur’ from the Francis Creek Shale, Mazon Creek, Illinois. - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 1-12. - Arjan Mann & Hillary C. Maddin - 2019.