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Re: *Rileyasuchus* and *Patricosaurus*
Paul Zeus wrote:
Sorry-my sources put *Patricosaurus* in England and *Rileyasuchus* in
just plain Europe (I have a sneaking suspicion it's from Germany, as von
Huene coined the predecessor name *Rileya* [which proved to be
preoccupied and was renamed *Rileyasuchus*])
_Rileyasuchus_ Kuhn 1961, formerly _Rileya_ von Huene, 1902 - renamed
because it was preoccupied (Howard, 1888) - type species _R. bristolensis_
(von Huene, 1902). As the species name suggests, it comes from Bristol in
England, I think from the same horizon that yielded the _Thecodontosaurus
antiquus_ type material. I'm not sure excatly what the type material is,
but I've heard it could be a herrerasaurid.
_Patricosaurus merocratus_ Seeley, 1887 - I know nothing about this critter.
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