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Protocaiman Bona et al. 2018

PaleoDB taxon number: 375296

Full reference: P. Bona, M. D. Ezcurra, F. Barrios and M. V. Fernandez Blanco. 2018. A new Palaeocene crocodylian from southern Argentina sheds light on the early history of caimanines. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 285:20180843:1-6

Parent taxon: Caimaninae according to P. Bona et al. 2018

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

Subtaxa: Protocaiman peligrensis

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Type: Protocaiman peligrensis