Baphetes is an extinct genus of tetrapod from the Pennine Coal Measures Group and Parrot Coal, England, the Joggins Formation of Nova Scotia, and the Kladno Formation of the Czech Republic. It was first named by Richard Owen in 1854. The type species is B. planiceps.

Temporal range: Carboniferous
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Family: Baphetidae
Subfamily: Baphetinae
Milner et al. 2009
Genus: Baphetes
Owen 1854
  • B. planiceps Owen 1854 (type)
  • B. bohemicus
  • B. kirkbyi
  • B. lintonensis
  • B. orientalis Milner et al. 2009


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