Eodromaeus type, Valle de la Luna (Triassic of Argentina)

Also known as Ischigualasto

Where: San Juan, Argentina (30.1° S, 67.9° W: paleocoordinates 46.7° S, 33.4° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Scaphonyx-Exaeretodon-Herrerasaurus other zone, Valle de la Luna Member (Ischigualasto Formation), Carnian (237.0 - 228.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by R. Martinez

Collection methods: surface (in situ), mechanical,

Primary reference: R. N. Martinez, P. C. Sereno, O. A. Alcober, C. E. Colombi, P. R. Renne, I. P. MontaƱez, and B. S. Currie. 2011. A basal dinosaur from the dawn of the dinosaur era in southwestern Pangaea. Science 331(6014):206-210 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 102380: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 14.01.2011

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Saurischia -
Eodromaeus murphi n. gen. n. sp.
Eodromaeus murphi n. gen. n. sp. Martinez et al. 2011 theropod
PVSJ 560