Saint-Germain tracksite (St G) (Triassic to of France)

Also known as Mont d'Or Lyonnais

Where: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France (45.9° N, 4.8° E: paleocoordinates 10.8° N, 16.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Grès Inférieurs du Lyonnais Formation, Anisian to Anisian (247.2 - 237.0 Ma)

• late Anisian to early Ladinian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collected by Thoral & David, L. Courel in 1948

Collection methods: salvage, quarrying, surface (in situ),

Primary reference: G. R. Demathieu, G. Demathieu, and P. Demathieu. 1964. Des empreintes de pas sur les grès triasiques du Mont-d'Or lyonnais [Footprints in the Triassic sandstones of the Lyonnais Mont d’Or]. [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 199934: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 22.02.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
  - Rhynchosauroidae
Rhynchosauroides petri1 Demathieu 1966 reptile
 Pseudosuchia - Chirotheriidae
Chirotherium sp.2 Kaup 1835 archosaur