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Clade Crocodylia Owen 1842 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 96626

Alternative spellings: Crocodili, Crocodili, Crocodilia, Crocodilia, Crocodilia

Invalid subtaxa: Asiatosuchus zajsanicus Efimov 1982 [nomen dubium] (no. 155306), Chelus macrococcygeanus Barbosa Rodrigues 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 365004), Chelus quaternarius Barbosa Rodrigues 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 365003), Colossoemys Barbosa Rodrigues 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 361300), Colossoemys macrococcygeana Barbosa Rodrigues 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 361301), Crocodilus delucii Gray 1831 [nomen dubium] (no. 155299), Dollosuchus zajsanicus Efimov 1982 [nomen dubium] (no. 155307), Emys quaternaria Barbosa Rodrigues 1892 [nomen dubium] (no. 361303), Europaeosuchus Swinton 1937 [nomen nudum] (no. 155305), Pyrenodon Dujardin 1843 [nomen dubium] (no. 341232), Thecachampsa serrata Cope 1872 [nomen dubium] (no. 231914)

Parent taxon: Eusuchia according to M. Bronzati et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Aegyptosuchidae, Allodaposuchidae, Aprosuchus, Cocodrylidae, Dolichochampsidae, Hylaeochampsidae, Isisfordia, Longirostres, Paralligatoridae, Portugalosuchus, Stromerosuchidae, Susisuchus, Wanosuchus

Subtaxa: Amphicoelia, Archaeosuchidae, Baharijodon, Batrachopodidae, Borealosuchus, Brachygnathosuchus, Brevirostres, Coelospondilia, Dijaquesopus, Diplosaurus, Duerosuchus, Gavialoidea, Geosauridae, Hatcherichnus, Isselosaurus, Kuangyuanpus, Laiyangpus, Machinosaurus, Mehliella, Nihilichnus, Peipesuchus, Pinacosuchus, Planocraniidae, Pristichampsinae, Procoelia, Procrocodilia, Rhabdosauridae, Rhytisodon, Stenosaurus, Stromerosuchus, Tienosuchus, Trialestia

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Ecology: carnivore