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Anchisauripus
Anchisauripus safari ltd
Replica footprint of A. sillimani
Scientific classification
Class: Reptilipedia
clade: Dinosauropedida
Suborder: Theropodipedia
Family: Grallatoridae
Genus: Anchisauripus
Lull, 1904
Type species
Anchisauripus sillimani
Hitchcock, 1843
Type ichnospecies
A. sillimani
(Hitchcock, 1843)
Ichnospecies
  • A. tuberosus (Hitchcock, 1836)
  • A. sillimani (Hitchcock, 1843)
  • A. exsertus (Hitchcock, 1858)
    • A.e. blanfordi Thorpe, 1929
  • A. minisculus (Hitchcock, 1858)
  • A. thomasi (Sollas, 1879)
  • A. parallelus (Hitchcock, 1865)
  • A. hitchcocki Lull, 1904
  • A. australis Lull, 1942
  • A. poolei (Bock, 1952)
  • A. bibractensis (Demathieu, 1970)
  • A. tianschnanicum Gabunia & Kurbatov
Synonyms
  • Brontozoum? Hitchcock, 1847
  • Ornithichnites? Hitchcock, 1836
  • Ornithodichnites? Hitchcock, 1841
  • Otouphepus Cushman, 1904
  • Plesiornis? Hitchcock, 1865

Anchisauripus is an ichnogenus that has been attributed to medium-sized theropod dinosaurs. It has been found in, among other units, the Lower Jurassic Aztec Sandstone.[1] A replica A. sillimani fossil has been featured in the Safari Ltd toy line.

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References[]

  1. Listed as "cf. Anchisauripus" in "Appendix: Summary of the Mesozoic Reptilian Fossils of California," Hilton (2003) p. 265

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