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Chromogisaurus novasi Ezcurra 2010 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 242722

Full reference: M. D. Ezcurra. 2010. A new early dinosaur (Saurischia: Sauropodomorpha) from the Late Triassic of Argentina: a reassessment of dinosaur origin and phylogeny. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 8:371-425

Belongs to Chromogisaurus according to R. N. Martínez et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PVSJ 845, a partial skeleton (vertebrae, partial ulna, ilium, partial hindlimb). Its type locality is Cancha de Bochas, Valle Pintado, which is in a Triassic terrestrial mudstone in the Ischigualasto Formation of Argentina.


Average measurements (in mm): tibia length 175.0, ulna width 11.8