Nizhneozernoe I (Locality 49) (Triassic of Russian Federation)

Where: Orenburg, Russian Federation (51.6° N, 53.9° E: paleocoordinates 31.9° N, 44.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Staritskaya Formation, Smithian (251.3 - 247.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: "channel"; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: V. P. Tverdokhlebov, G. I. Tverdokhlebova, M. V. Surkov and M. J. Benton. 2003. Tetrapod localities from the Triassic of the SE of European Russia. Earth-Science Reviews 60(1-2):1-66 [J. Mueller/T. Liebrecht/B. Allen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 195830: authorized by Alex Dunhill, entered by Bethany Allen on 28.08.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Temnospondyli -
Temnospondyli indet. tetrapod
Fragments of jaw, rib, dermal bone
Benthosuchus sp. Efremov 1936 tetrapod
Tabular and lower jaw
 Archosauria -
Archosauria indet. archosaur