musacchioi MARTINEZ, LAMANNA, NOVAS, RIDGELY,
CASAL, MARTINEZ, VITA, & WITMER, 2016
Etymology: In honor of the late Dr. Eduardo Musacchio, a model scientist and educator at the Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia San Juan Bosco in Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina.
Holotype: MDT-PV 2
Locality: Estancia Laguna Palacios, Sierra Nevada Anticline, Golfo San Jorge Basin, south-central Cubut Province, Central Patagonia, Argentina.
Horizon: Upper section of the Lower Member, Bajo Bareal Formation, Chubut Group.
Age: Cenomanian Stage, Upper Gallic Subepoch, Lowermost Gulf Epoch, Middle Cretaceous-Turonian Stage, upper Gallic subepoch, lower Gulf Epoch, Early Late Cretaceous.
Material: Nearly complete skull, the partial axis associated with its rib from the right side and articulated with the cranial part of the third vertebrae, a fragment of the fifth cervical vertebra, the nearly complete sixth cervical vertebra and its rigth rib, the partial seventh cervical vertebra, and a section of ossified cervical tendon.