Paulcell 6 (PF145) (Triassic of the United States)

Where: Apache County, Arizona (34.9° N, 109.7° W: paleocoordinates 10.6° N, 48.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Petrified Forest Member (Chinle Formation), Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• lower part of member

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by UCMP in 1983; reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: R. A. Long and P. A. Murry. 1995. Late Triassic (Carnian and Norian) tetrapods from the southwestern United States. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 4:1-254 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 93131: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 05.01.2010

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Temnospondyli - Metoposauridae
"Buettneria perfecta" = Koskinonodon perfectus
"Buettneria perfecta" = Koskinonodon perfectus Case 1922 tetrapod
 Pseudosuchia - Stagonolepididae
"Stagonolepis wellesi" = Calyptosuchus wellesi
"Stagonolepis wellesi" = Calyptosuchus wellesi Long and Ballew 1985 archosaur
UCMP, lateral plate
 Pseudosuchia -
"Desmatosuchus haplocerus" = Episcoposaurus haplocerus
"Desmatosuchus haplocerus" = Episcoposaurus haplocerus Cope 1892 archosaur
UCMP, caudal vertebra
 Phytosauria - Parasuchidae
Leptosuchus sp. Case 1922 archosaur