Genus: Petrolacosaurus LANE, 1945
Etymology:
= Podargosaurus LANE, 1945
Etymology:

Species: kansensis LANE, 1945
Etymology: In reference to state of Kansas, where the specimen was found.

Holotype: KUVP 1424

Locality: SE 1/4 of Section 32 Township 19 S, Range 19 E, 4 1/2 miles north and 4 3/8 miles west of Garnett, Anderson County, Kansas.

Horizon: Rock Lake shale member of the Lansing Group.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Missourian, Lower Stephanian, upper Silesian Stage, Kasimovian Epoch? Late Pennsylvanian (Late Carboniferous).

Material: A nearly complete hind limb.

Referred material:

KUVP 1425: Nearly complete left half of the adult pelvic girdle, lacking a small anterior portion of the pubis and having a small opening broken through the plate of the ischium.

KUVP 1426: Right hindlimb lacking femur of an immature individual.

KUVP 1427: Splienial, vertebral column, scattered ribs, forelimbs, partial pectoral girdle, and partial hind-limb of an immature individual.

KUVP 1428: Questionable skull fragment, partial maxilla, partial vertebral column, scattered ribs, incomplete forelimbs and hindlimbs partial pelvic girdle and scattered gastralia of an immature individual.

KUVP 1429: Left forelimb of an immature individual.

KUVP 8351: Partial skull and 5 cervical vertebrate of an immature individual.

KUVP 8355: Right carpus of an immature individual.

KUVP 9950: Isolated right parietal.

KUVP 9951: Partial skull, vertebral column, ribs, on separate blocks femora and pelvis, left lower hindlimb, and right lower hindlimb.

KUVP 9951a: Left tarsus.

KUVP 9951b: Left tibia, left fibula, reconstruction of left pes based mainly on KUVP 9951b and 1424.

KUVP 9951c: Left pelvis.

KUVP 9951d: Reconstruction of left femur, based mainly on KUVP 9951d (originally published as KUVP 9950) and KUVP 33606a and 9951.

KUVP 9952: Partial skull.

KUVP 9954: 3 anterior dorsal vertebrae.

KUVP 9956: A series of articulated vertebrae from cervical 3 to sacral 2, with some closely associated ribs, a short series of articulated caudal vertebrae.

KUVP 9957: 3 separate blocks containing left scapulacoracid with humerus, radius and ulna in articulation and partial carpus, slightly immature.

KUVP 9957a: Left scapulo-coracoid in articulation with limbs.

KUVP 9958: Left clavicle.

KUVP 9959: 7 separate blocks containing badly preserved subadult skull, interclavicle, immature, lower jaws, scattered vertebrae and ribs, forelimbs, hindlimbs, both ilia, very immature.

KUVP 9959a: Quadrate and quadratojugal.

KUVP 9959b: Immature interclavical.

KUVP 9961: Left pelvis.

KUVP 9962: Ilium with first sacral rib attached.

KUVP 10320: Badly preserved specimen containing skull fragments, vertebrae, hindlimbs of an immature individual.

KUVP 33602: Isolated left maxilla.

KUVP 33603: Fragments of skull material and distal end of a humerus of a immature individual.

KUVP 33604: Scattered skull material, atlas-axis complex, cleithrum, distal end of humerus, radius and ulna.

KUVP 33605: 7 posterior dorsal vertebrae and first sacral vertebra, first sacral rib, all articulated.

KUVP 33606: Partial skull, posterior dorsal, sacral and anterior caudal vertebrae, some associated ribs, clavicle, partial scapula-coracoid, humerus, partial pelvis, right hindlimb with scattered pes.

KUVP 33606a: Right humerus based primarily on KUVP 33606a and 9957.

KUVP 33606b: Dorsal vertebrae 25 and 26, second sacral vertebra and rib, posterior dorsal ribs 23 and 25, first sacral ribs and vertebra.

KUVP 33606c: Anterior caudal vertebrae and associated ribs, right iliac blade.

KUVP 33607: Slightly dissociated skull, first 3 cervical vertebrae, cleithrum, right scapulacoracoid, olecranon, partial carpus.

KUVP 33608: Poorly preserved skull and cervical vertebrae.

KUVP 33609: Right scapula-coracoid.

 

 

KISSEL, & REISZ, 2004

Locality: NW 1/4 SW 1/4 sec. 5, T20S, R19E, Putnam Township, Anderson County, Kansas.

Horizon: Rock Lake Shale Member, Santon Formation, Lansing Group.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Missourian Series, Late Pennsylvanian.

Material:

Number: Not given: Partial skeleton.

 

= Podargosaurus hibbardi LANE, 1945
Etymology:

Holotype: UKMVP 1423

Locality: SE 1/4 of Section 32 Township 19 S, Range 19 E, 4 1/2 miles north and 4 3/8 miles west of Garnett, Anderson County, Kansas.

Horizon: Rock Lake shale member of the Lansing Group.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Missourian, Lower Stephanian, upper Silesian Stage, Kasimovian Epoch? Late Pennsylvanian (Late Carboniferous).

Material: A complete left fore limb.