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Protoalligator Wang et al. 2016 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

PaleoDB taxon number: 346404

Full reference: Y.-Y. Wang, C. Sullivan, and J. Liu. 2016. Taxonomic revision of Eoalligator (Crocodylia, Brevirostres) and the paleogeographic origins of the Chinese alligatoroids. PeerJ 4:e2356:1-43

Parent taxon: Alligatoroidea according to Y.-Y. Wang et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Akanthosuchus, Bottosaurus perrugosus, Deinosuchus, Diplocynodontidae, Diplocynodontinae, Globidonta, Leidyosuchus

Subtaxa: Protoalligator huiningensis

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Type: Eoalligator huiningensis

Ecology: carnivore