Sainte-Sabine tracksite (Triassic of France)

Also known as Coelurosaurichnus sabinensis type, Auxois

Where: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France (47.2° N, 4.6° E: paleocoordinates 28.8° N, 7.9° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Triassic (237.0 - 201.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, trace

Collected by J. Lorenz, G. Demathieu, & P. Demathieu in 1962

Collection methods: quarrying, surface (in situ),

Primary reference: J. Lorenz, G. G. Demathieu, and P. Demathieu. 1962. Découverte d’empreintes de pas de reptiles dans le Trias du plateau d’Antully [Discovery of reptile footprints in the Triassic of the Antully plateau]. L’Eduen. Bulletin trimestriel de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle d'Autun. Nouvelle Série 22:9-14 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 28091: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.01.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
? Dinosauria "indet. 4"1
"dinosauroid type 4" track
Reptilia
 Thecodontia -
Chirotherium sp. Kaup 1835 archosaur
large
 Dinosauria -
? Dinosauria "indet. 1"1 dinosaur
"dinosauroid type 1" tracks
 Saurischia -
Coelurosaurichnus sabinensis n. sp.2 Gand et al. 1976 saurischian
"dinosauroid type 4" track