Paleontological Journal

, Volume 52, Issue 12, pp 1408–1411 | Cite as

Lungfish (Dipnoi) Burrows from the Triassic of the Southern Cis-Urals

  • A. G. SennikovEmail author


Burrows of lungfishes are found for the first time in the Lower and Middle Triassic deposits of the Southern Cis-Urals. A preliminary description of these burrows and comparison with burrows of freshwater crustaceans are provided. Newly obtained paleoichnological data expand our knowledge of Triassic continental communities and abiotic conditions in Eastern Europe.


Dipnoi lungfish burrows continental aquatic communities Triassic Eastern Europe 



This study was supported by the Russian Foundation for basic Research (project nos. 17-04-00410, 16‑05-00711, and 17-54-10013) and by the State Russian Government Program for Competitive Growth of Kazan Federal University among World’s Leading Scientific and Education Centers.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Borissiak Paleontological Institute, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Kazan (Volga Region) Federal UniversityKazanRussia

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