Brosses-Thillot Quarry, C2 (Triassic of France)

Also known as Brosses-Thillots, Laupretre, Mont-Saint-Vincent, Montceau-les-Mines, Charolais

Where: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France (46.6° N, 4.5° E: paleocoordinates 11.4° N, 16.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Grès d'Antully Formation, Middle Triassic (247.2 - 237.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified, red, yellow, argillaceous sandstone

• "very silificied sandstone, massive, several clayey joints, reddish-yellow bed"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, trace

Collected by Lobreau, G. Gand, Pellier, L. Courel

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

Primary reference: G. R. Demathieu. 1970. Empreintes de Pas de Vertébrés du Trias de la Bordure Nord-Est du Massif Central (Vertebrate Footprints from the Triassic of the Northeast Border of the Massif Central]. Cahiers de Paléontologie 1-211 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 28092: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.01.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
  - Rhynchosauroidae
Rhynchosauroides maximus n. sp.2 Gand 1974 reptile
BTg 35-40, 8-p
Phalangichnus sp.3 Schmidt 1959 reptile
misspelled "Phalangicnus"; BTg 8
 Saurischia - Eubrontidae
Anchisauripus bibractensis1 Demathieu 1971 theropod
BTg 23
 Saurischia - Anchisauripodidae
Coelurosaurichnus sabinensis7 Gand et al. 1976 theropod
BTg 21, slab P; BTa, BTb, BTc, BTg I, BTg II
 Saurischia - Parachirotheriidae
Sphingopus ferox3 Demathieu 1966 theropod
 Pseudosuchia - Batrachopodidae
Dahutherium sp.3 Montenat 1968 archosaur
BTg, slab A
 Pseudosuchia - Chirotheriidae
Synaptichnium sp.3 Nopcsa 1923 archosaur
BTW 36
Isochirotherium circademathieui4 Gand 1979 archosaur
BTg VIII A, B; XIX, BTW 30, 33
"Chirotherium barthi" = Chirotherium barthii5 Kaup 1835 archosaur
BTg V, XV, 16
Brachychirotherium sp.6 Beurlen 1950 archosaur
BTg 32, 8B, BTW 31, 33
Brachychirotherium pachydactylum3 Demathieu and Gand 1973 archosaur
Brachychirotherium lorteti3 Haubold 1970 archosaur
BTW 32
 Pseudosuchia - Rotodactylidae
Rotodactylus sp.3 Peabody 1948 archosaur
BTg 31
Rotodactylus lucasi3 Demathieu and Gand 1973 archosaur