Rhynchosauroides rectipes Beasley 1911 (reptile)

Reptilia - Rhynchosauroidae

Synonym: Rhynchosauroides membranipes Maidwell 1911

Belongs to Rhynchosauroides according to H. Klein et al. 2010

See also Baird 1957, Demathieu 1966, Demathieu and Haubold 1972, Haubold 1971, Klein et al. 2011, Kuhn 1963 and Tresise and Sarjeant 1997

Sister taxa: Rhynchosauroides beasleyi, Rhynchosauroides bornemanni, Rhynchosauroides brunswickii, Rhynchosauroides gangresci, Rhynchosauroides hyperbates, Rhynchosauroides kuletae, Rhynchosauroides majus, Rhynchosauroides maximus, Rhynchosauroides minutipes, Rhynchosauroides pallinii, Rhynchosauroides palmatus, Rhynchosauroides petri, Rhynchosauroides pusillus, Rhynchosauroides rdzaneki, Rhynchosauroides retroversipes, Rhynchosauroides santanderensis, Rhynchosauroides schochardti, Rhynchosauroides sphaerodactylus, Rhynchosauroides tirolicus, Rhynchosauroides triangulus, Rhynchosauroides virgiliae, Akropus schochardti, Rhynchocephalichnus pisanus, Rhynchocephalichnus franconicus, Rhynchocephalichnus etruscus

Type specimens:

  • Rhynchosauroides rectipes: Its type locality is Daresbury Quarry, which is in an Anisian terrestrial sandstone in the Helsby Sandstone Formation of the United Kingdom
  • Rhynchosauroides membranipes: Its type locality is Weston Point Quarry, which is in a Triassic terrestrial sandstone/claystone in the United Kingdom.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of the United Kingdom (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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