Genus: Protome STOCKER, 2012
Etymology: Greek, Protome, 'face of an aimal'.

Species: batalaria STOCKER, 2012
Etymology: Latin, batalaria, 'warship'. named for Battleship NW, the locality in Petrified Forest National Park for which the type specime was collected.

Holotype: PEFO 34034

Localtiy: Upper Lot's Wife beds, Battleship NW, Petrified Forest National Park, Apache County, Arizona.

Horizon: Sonsela Member, Chinle Formation.
Or: Sonsela Member, Middle Petrified Forest Formation, Chinle Group.

Biostratigraphy:

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

Matrial: An incomplete, partially disartculated skull and left mandible.