Synonyms: Aethyopus Hitchcock 1848, Amblonyx Hitchcock 1858, Amblyonyx Hitchcock 1858, Chimaera Hitchcock 1858, Chimaerichnus Hitchcock 1871
Full reference: E. Hitchcock. 1845. An attempt to name, classify, and describe, the animals that made the fossil footmarks of New England. Sixth Annual Meeeting of the Association of American Geologists and Naturalists, New Haven, CT. Abstract and Proceedings 23-25
Sister taxa: none
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
• Jurassic of United States (7: Massachusetts collections)
• Triassic of United States (1: New Jersey)
Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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