Genus: Arkanserpeton LANE, 1932
Etymology: In reference to the state of Arkansas, and Greek, herpeton, "creeping, crawling animal."

Species: arcuatum LANE, 1932

Holotype: KUVP 5962 (1430 of LANE, 1932)

Locality: Eureka Mine, about 1 mile west of Paris, Loan County, Arkansas.

Horizon: Savanna Formation, Allegheny Group, a bed of semianthracite coal within the Paris Shale.


Age: Asturian, Late Pennsylvanian Subperiod, Late Carboniferous Period.

Material: Femur.

Referred material:

KUVP 9973: Neural arch.