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Hynerpeton
Temporal range: Late Devonian (Famennian)
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An artist's illustration of Hynerpeton bassetti
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Stegocephalia
Family: Ichthyostegidae
Genus: Hynerpeton
Species: H. bassetti
Binomial name
Hynerpeton bassetti
Daeschler et al., 1994

Hynerpeton bassetti (/haɪˈnɜːrpətɒn/) (meaning “creeping animal from Hyner”) was a Devonian stegocephalian from North America which lived about 365-363 million years ago. It was 2 metres in length and was named after Hyner, a town in Pennsylvania.

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Hynerpeton appears in Walking with Monsters.

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