Placochelys placodonta Jaekel 1902 (placodont)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Synonym: Placodus placodonta Jaekel 1902

Belongs to Placochelys according to Jaekel 1902

Sister taxon: Placochelys alpissordidae

Type specimens:

  • Placochelys placodonta: FAFI Ob/2323/Vt.3, a skeleton. Its type locality is Jeruzsalemhegy, Physiocardia-beds, which is in a Carnian marine horizon in the Physiocardia-beds Formation of Hungary.
  • Placodus placodonta:

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Hungary (1 collection), Italy (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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