Bijori, near Pachmari (Permian of India)

Where: Madhya Pradesh, India (22.5° N, 78.4° E: paleocoordinates 52.7° S, 48.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Damuda Series Formation, Lopingian (259.9 - 252.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: GI: Geological Survey of India

Primary reference: C. A. Marsicano, E. Latimer, B. Rubidge and R. M. H. Smith. 2017. The Rhinesuchidae and early history of the Stereospondyli (Amphibia: Temnospondyli) at the end of the Palaeozoic. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society [R. Butler/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186681: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 30.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Temnospondyli - Rhinesuchidae
Gondwanosaurus bijoriensis n. gen. n. sp. Lydekker 1885 tetrapod
GSI 2202, a poorly preserved large skull and mandible