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Shamosuchus karakalpakensis Nesov et al. 1989 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 214396

Belongs to Neosuchia according to A. H. Turner 2015

Sister taxa: Alligatorium franconicum, Atoposauridae, Bernissartia, Bernissartiidae, Brillanceausuchidae, Coelognathosuchia, Deltasuchus, Eusuchia, Gilchristosuchus, Heterosuchus, Ischyrochampsa, Ischyrochampsa meridionalis, Khoratosuchus, Montsecosuchus, Paluxysuchus, Shamosuchus occidentalis, Stomatosuchidae, Susisuchidae, Thalattosuchia, Wahasuchus

Type specimen: TsNIGRI 311/12457, a partial skull (Frontal). Its type locality is SSHD-8a, Sheikhdzheili, which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial horizon in the Khodzhakul Formation of Uzbekistan.

Ecology: carnivore