Sinosaurus triassicus Young 1940 (China lizard)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1940. Preliminary notes on the Lufeng vertebrate fossils. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 20(3-4):235-239

Belongs to Sinosaurus according to X.-C. Wu et al. 2009

See also Bien 1941, Hu 1961, Irmis 2004, Rozhdestvensky 1977, Simmons 1965, Steel 1970, Swinton 1970, Walker 1964, Welles 1984, Young 1940, Young 1944, Young 1946, Young 1948 and Young 1966

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V.34, a partial skull. Its type locality is Huangchiatien, Lufeng, which is in a Sinemurian terrestrial horizon in the Lufeng Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of China (10 collections)

Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences

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