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Sphingopus Demathieu 1966 (theropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Parachirotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 92018

Full reference: G. Demathieu. 1966. Rhynchosauroides petri et Spingopus ferox, nouvelles empreintes de Reptiles de grès triasiques de la bordure Nord-Est du Massif Central [Rhynchosauroides petri and Spingopus ferox, new reptile footprints from the Triassic sandstones of the northeast border of the Massif Central]. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris, Série D 263:482-486

Parent taxon: Parachirotheriidae according to H. Haubold 1971

Sister taxon: Parachirotherium

Subtaxa: Sphingopus ferox, Sphingopus ladinicus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore