Labyrinthodonta

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Labyrinthodonta extinct amphibians typically resembling heavy-bodied salamanders or crocodiles and having a solid flattened skull and conical teeth; Devonian through Triassic
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • prop. n. pl Labyrinthodonta (Paleon) An extinct order of Amphibia, including the typical genus Labyrinthodon, and many other allied forms, from the Carboniferous, Permian, and Triassic formations. By recent writers they are divided into two or more orders. See Stegocephala.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. See Labyrinthodon

Usage

In literature:

Labyrinth toothed (Labyrinthodonta); 32.
"The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)" by Ernst Haeckel
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