Les Grolliers Quarry (Triassic to of France)

Also known as Autunois

Where: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France (46.9° N, 4.4° E: paleocoordinates 11.6° N, 16.0° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Grès d'Antully Formation, Anisian to Anisian (247.2 - 237.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: L. Courel, G. Demathieu, and R. Buffard. 1968. Empreintes de pas de Vertébrés et stratigraphie du Trias [Vertebrate footprints and Triassic stratigraphy]. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France, 7e série 10:275-281 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 68906: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 13.02.2007

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
  - Rhynchosauroidae
Rhynchosauroides sp. Maidwell 1911 reptile
 Saurischia - Eubrontidae
Anchisauripus bibractensis Demathieu 1971 theropod
 Saurischia - Anchisauripodidae
Coelurosaurichnus perriauxi Demathieu and Gand 1972 theropod
 Pseudosuchia - Chirotheriidae
Brachychirotherium sp. Beurlen 1950 archosaur