Typopus gracilis Hitchcock 1858 (tetrapod)

Osteichthyes - Tetrapoda

Full reference: E. Hitchcock. 1858. Ichnology of New England. A Report on the Sandstone of the Connecticut Valley, Especially its Fossil Footmarks, Made to the Government of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts xii-214

Belongs to Typopus according to R. S. Lull 1904

See also Hay 1902, Hitchcock 1858, Hitchcock 1871, Hitchcock 1889 and Hitchcock 1898

Sister taxon: Typopus abnormis

Type specimen: AC 1/36, 31/46, a footprint. Its type locality is The Cove, Wethersfield, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian fluvial-lacustrine shale in the Portland Formation of Connecticut.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at The Cove, Wethersfield

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