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Chasmatosaurus yuani Young 1936 (archosauromorph)

Reptilia - Eosuchia - Proterosuchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 173991

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1936. On a new Chasmatosaurus from Sinkiang. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 15:291-311

Belongs to Chasmatosaurus according to A. J. Charig and H.-D. Sues 1976

Sister taxa: Proterosuchus alexanderi, Proterosuchus fergusi, Proterosuchus goweri

Type specimen: IVPP RV 36315, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Fuyuan, S. Santai, Talungkou, which is in an Induan terrestrial claystone in the Jiucaiyuan Formation of China.

Ecology: carnivore