Eucnemesaurus entaxonis McPhee et al. 2015 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Riojasauridae

Full reference: B. W. McPhee, J. N. Choiniere, A. M. Yates and P. A. Viglietti. 2015. A second species of Eucnemesaurus Van Hoepen, 1920 (Dinosauria, Sauropodomorpha): new information on the diversity and evolution of the sauropodomorph fauna of South Africa's lower Elliot Formation (latest Triassic). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 35(5):e980504:1-24

Belongs to Eucnemesaurus according to B. W. McPhee et al. 2015

See also Peyre de Fabr├Ęgues and Allain 2016

Sister taxon: Eucnemesaurus fortis

Type specimen: BP/1/6234, a set of postcrania (Posteriormost dorsal vertebrae, sacrum, anterior caudal vertebrae, pelvis and hindlimb). Its type locality is Cannon Rock Farm, Aliwal North, which is in a Norian/Rhaetian floodplain mudstone in the Elliot Formation of South Africa.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Cannon Rock Farm, Aliwal North

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