Isochirotherium coureli Demathieu 1970 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Pseudosuchia - Chirotheriidae

Alternative combination: Chirotherium coureli

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 Isochirotherium according to G. R. Demathieu and H. Haubold 1972

See also Courel et al. 1968, Courel and Demathieu 1976, Courel and Demathieu 1995, Demathieu 1970, Demathieu 1985, Ellenberger et al. 1970, Gand et al. 2007 and Klein et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Isochirotherium bipedale, Isochirotherium circademathieui, Isochirotherium coltoni, Isochirotherium comblei, Isochirotherium delicatum, Isochirotherium felenci, Isochirotherium herculis, Isochirotherium hessbergense, Isochirotherium jenense, Isochirotherium lomasi, Isochirotherium marshalli, Isochirotherium soergeli

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

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of France (5 collections), Morocco (2), Spain (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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