Genus: Volkheimeria BONAPARTE, 1979
Etymology: In honor of Wolfgang Volkheimer, an Argentine geologist and paleontologist.
= Voekeimeria YADAGIRI, 1988 (sic)
= Volkherimeria CZERKAS & CZERKAS, 1990 (sic)

Species: chubutensis BONAPARTE, 1979
Etymology: In reference to the Province of Chubut, Argentina.
= Voekeimeria chulbutensis YADAGIRI, 1988 (sic)

Holotype: PVL 4077

Locality: Approximately 1000 m from the store of Farias, Department of Paso de Indios, Province of Chubut Province, Patagonia, Argentina.

Horizon: Canadon Asfalto Formation.


Age: Callovian Stage, Upper Dogger Epoch, Middle Jurassic.

Material: Incomplete cervical vertebrae, 2 dorsal posterior vertebrae, incomplete dorsal neural arches, 2 incomplete sacrals, incomplete ilium, ischium, pubis, left femur and left tibia.