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Named By: Robert L. Carroll in 1969
Time Period: Unavailable
Location: Scotland
Size: About 15 centimetres long
Diet: Carnivore/Insectivore
Fossil(s): Skull and partial post cranial skeleton
Classification: | Chordata | Amphibia | Lepospondyli | Adelospondyli | Acherontiscidae |

Acherontiscus is an extinct genus of lepospondyl amphibian that lived during the Carboniferous. The type and only species is Acherontiscus caledoniae, named by paleontologist Robert Carroll in 1969.

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