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Alligator darwini Ludwig 1877 (alligator)

Reptilia - Crocodylia - Alligatoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 317086

Synonyms: Crocodylus ebertsi Ludwig 1877 (no. 317084), Diplocynodon ebertsi Ludwig 1877 (no. 317088)

Belongs to Alligator according to Ludwig 1877

Sister taxa: Alligator gaudryi, Alligator hantoniensis, Alligator heterodon, Alligator luicus, Alligator mcgrewi, Alligator mefferdi, Alligator mississippiensis, Alligator olseni, Alligator prenasalis, Alligator sinensis, Alligator thomsoni

Type specimens:

  • Alligator darwini: Its type locality is Messel, which is in a MP 11 lacustrine shale in the Messel Formation of Germany
  • Crocodylus ebertsi:

Ecology: carnivore