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Kuttanacaiman Salas-Gismondi et al. 2015 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia - Alligatoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 315620

Full reference: R. Salas-Gismondi, J. J. Flynn, P. Baby, J. V. Tejada-Lara, F. P. Wesselingh and P.-O. Antoine. 2015. A Miocene hyperdiverse crocodylian community reveals peculiar trophic dynamics in proto-Amazonian mega-wetlands. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 282:20142490

Parent taxon: Caimaninae according to R. Salas-Gismondi et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Albertochampsa, Bottosaurus, Brachychampsa, Caiman tremembensis, Centenariosuchus, Culebrasuchus, Eocaiman, Globidentosuchus, Gnatusuchus, Jacarea, Mourasuchus, Necrosuchus, Nettosuchidae, Orthogenysuchus, Paleosuchus, Protocaiman, Purussaurus, Stangerochampsa, Tsoabichi

Subtaxa: Kuttanacaiman iquitosensis

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Type: Kuttanacaiman iquitosensis

Ecology: carnivore