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meaning: "Dawn Creeper"
Named By: A. L. Panchen in 1975
Time Period: Early CarboniferousVisean-Namurian
Location: Scotland - Limestone Coal Group
Size: Skull 15 centimetres long. Total body length estimated about 1 meter long
Diet: Carnivore
Fossil(s): Skull and partial pectoral girdle
Classification: | Chordata | Reptiliomorpha | Anthracosauria | Eoherpetontidae |

Eoherpeton is the only genus of the family Eoherpetontidae in the extinct suborder Embolomeri. It is known from the Visean and Namurian (now Serpukhovian and lower Bashkirian) stages of the Carboniferous of Scotland.

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