Synaptichnium priscum Demathieu 1970 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Pseudosuchia - Chirotheriidae

Full 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

Belongs to Synaptichnium according to G. R. Demathieu 1970

See also Courel et al. 1968, Courel and Demathieu 1995, Demathieu 1985, Demathieu and Haubold 1972, Demathieu and Haubold 1974, Gand et al. 2007 and Klein et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Synaptichnium argantobrivense, Synaptichnium cameronensis, Synaptichnium chirotherioides, Synaptichnium diabloensis, Synaptichnium kotanskii, Synaptichnium motutongense, Synaptichnium pseudosuchoides

Type specimen: 21.1 FL, GGPD coll., a footprint. Its type locality is Chasselay tracksite, level C (BQ), which is in an Anisian/Ladinian terrestrial horizon in the Grès Inférieurs du Lyonnais Formation of France.

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Chasselay tracksite, level C (BQ)

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