Lavinipes jaquesi Ellenberger 1970 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Alternative combinations: Brachychirotherium jaquesi, Pseudotetrasauropus jaquesi, Tetrasauropus jaquesi

Full reference: P. Ellenberger. 1970. Les niveaux paléontologiques de première apparition des mammifères primoridaux en Afrique du Sud et leur ichnologie. Establissement de zones stratigraphiques detaillees dans le Stormberg du Lesotho (Afrique du Sud) (Trias Supérieur à Jurassique) [The paleontological levels of the first appearance of primordial mammals in southern Africa and their ichnology. Establishment of detailed stratigraphic zones in the Stormberg of Lesotho (southern Africa) (Upper Triassic to Jurassic). In: S. H. Haughton (ed.), Second Symposium on Gondwana Stratigraphy and Paleontology, International Union of Geological Sciences. Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Pretoria 343-370

Belongs to Lavinipes according to S. D'Orazi Porchetti and U. Nicosia 2007

See also Avanzini et al. 2003, Ellenberger 1970, Ellenberger 1972, Olsen and Galton 1984 and Thulborn 2006

Sister taxon: Lavinipes cheminii

Type specimen: Its type locality is Phuthiatsana tracksite (zone A/3), which is in a Carnian/Norian terrestrial sandstone in the Molteno Formation of Lesotho

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Phuthiatsana tracksite (zone A/3)

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