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meaning: "Double stalk"
Named By: Cope in 1882
Time Period: 299-251 Ma Early to Late Permian
Location: USA, Texas
Size: 1 meter long
Diet: unavailable
Fossil(s): Several Specimens
Classification: | Chordata | Amphibia | Lepospondyli | Nectridea | Keraterpetontidae |

Diplocaulus (meaning "double caul") is an extinct genus of lepospondyl amphibians from the Permian period of North America. It is one of the largest lepospondyls, with a distinctive boomerang-shaped skull. Remains attributed to Diplocaulus have been found from the Late Permian of Morocco and represent the youngest known occurrence of a lepospondyl.

Read more about Diplocaulus at Wikipedia
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