Los Pinos Mountains locality (Permian of the United States)

Where: Socorro County, New Mexico (34.3° N, 106.5° W: paleocoordinates 5.0° N, 34.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Abo Formation, Wolfcamp (296.4 - 268.0 Ma)

• Site lies close to the contact between the Abo and underlying Bursum Formation

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Specimens from both sites are reposited in the CMNH

Primary reference: D. S. Berman. 1993. Lower Permian vertebrate localities of New Mexico and their assemblages. In S. G. Lucas, J. Zidek (eds.), Vertebrate Paleontology of New Mexico. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 2 11-21 [R. Butler/E. Dunne]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 181078: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Emma Dunne on 18.08.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Dipnoi - Gnathorhizidae
Gnathorhiza sp. Cope 1883 lungfish
preserved in burrow casts
 Temnospondyli - Dissorophidae
Platyhystrix sp. Williston 1911 tetrapod
neural spines
 Temnospondyli - Trimerorhachidae
Trimerorhachis sp. Cope 1878 tetrapod
 Synapsida - Ophiacodontidae
Ophiacodon sp. Marsh 1878 ophiacodont
 Aistopoda - Phlegethontiidae
Phlegethontia sp. Cope 1871 tetrapod
 Nectridea - Diplocaulidae
aff. Diplocaulus sp. Cope 1877 tetrapod