Genus: Panthasaurus CHAKRAVORTI & SENGUPTA 2018
Etymology: Sanskrit, pantha (pronounced Pantho), "traveller" and Greek, sauros, "lizard,", the travelling bveast, alludes to the geographically distant metoposaurids population of India, especially from Nroth American and European populations.

Species: maleriensis (ROY CHOWDHURY, 1965) CHAKRAVORTI & SENGUPTA, 2018
Etymology: In reference to the Maleri Formation.
= Metoposaurus maleriensis ROY CHOWDHURY, 1965
= Buettneria (Koskinonodon) perfectus HUNT, 1993 (partim)
= Buettneria maleriensis (ROY CHOWDHURY, 1965) SENGUPTA, 2002
= Buettneria (Koskinonodon) maleriensis (ROY CHOWDHURY, 1965) SENGUPTA, 2002

Holotype: ISI A 56

Locality: Achlapur No. 2, Pranhita Godavari Valley, Andhra Pradesh State, India.

Horizon: Tiki Formation (old Maleri Formation).

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Carnian-Early Norian Stage, Late Triassic Epoch, Late Triassic.

Material: Fragmentary skull.

Paratypes:

ISI A. 1, ISI A. 2, ISI A. 3, ISI A 4, ISI A. 6: Fragmentary skulls.

ISI A. 5: Left squamosal.

ISI A. 9: Interclavicle.

ISI A. 10: Left clavicle.

ISI A. 13: Atlas.

ISI A. 14: 4 vertebrae.

ISI A. 16: Right ischium.

ISI A. 17: Left humerus.

 

Locality: Achlapur No. 1., Pranhita Godavari Valley, Andhra Pradesh State, India.

Horizon: Lower Maleri Formation.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Triassic.

Material:

ISI A. 7: Fragmentary skull.

ISI A. 11: Left clavicle.

ISI A. 15: 3 vertebrae.

 

Locality: Gampalpalli, Pranhita Godavari Valley, Andhra Pradesh State, India.

Horizon: Lower Maleri Formation.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Triassic.

Material:

ISI A. 8: Fragmentary skull.

ISI A. 12: Right clavicle.

 

Locality: Pranhita Godavari Valley, Andhra Pradesh State, India.

Horizon: Lower Maleri Formation.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Triassic.

Material:

K 33/630a:

K 33/606a:

K 33/611a:

K 33/602a:

TMM 31099-12B:

 

SENGUPTA, 1992

Locality: 1 ½ km south of Tiki village, 23°56’: 81°22’, Shadol district, Mahdya Pradesh State, India.

Horizon: The red clay beds of the Tiki Formation.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Carnian Stage, Lower Late Triassic Epoch, Late Triassic.

Material:

GSI 53: Partial skull lacking the preorbital region and the snout.

ISI 2249: Fragment of an interclavicle.
Note: Originally described as a skulll roof bone by LYDEKKER, 1885

ISI 3354, 2263: Fragments of lower jaw.