Brachychirotherium hassfurtense Beurlen 1950 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Pseudosuchia - Chirotheriidae

Alternative combination: Chirotherium hassfurtense

Full reference: K. Beurlen. 1950. Neue Fährtenfunde aus der Fränkischen Trias [New track discoveries in the Franconian Triassic]. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Monatshefte 1950:308-320

Belongs to Brachychirotherium according to H. Klein and H. Haubold 2007

See also Baird 1954, Baird 1957, Beurlen 1950, Heller 1952, Heller 1958, Hunt and Lucas 2007, Kuhn 1963 and Schmidt 1959

Sister taxa: Brachychirotherium circaparvum, Brachychirotherium coburgense, Brachychirotherium gallicum, Brachychirotherium lorteti, Brachychirotherium pachydactylum, Brachychirotherium praeparvum, Brachychirotherium thuringiacum, Brachychirotherium tintanti

Type specimen: Its type locality is Hassfurt area tracksite, which is in a Norian terrestrial sandstone in the Löwenstein Formation of Germany

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Hassfurt area tracksite

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