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Platyognathus Young 1944 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 38324

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1944. On a supposed new pseudosuchian from Upper Triassic saurischian-bearing Red Beds of Lufeng, Yunnan, China. American Museum Novitates 1264:1-4

Parent taxon: Crocodyliformes according to R. B. Irmis et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Artzosuchidae, Entradasuchus, Gobiosuchidae, Gobiosuchus, Hoplosuchus, Karatausuchus, Kemkemia, Kemkemia auditorei, Krokolithidae, Mesoeucrocodylia, Metasuchia, Microchampsa, Microchampsa scutata, Protosuchia, Protosuchidae, Protosuchus, Shantungosuchus, Shartegosuchidae, Sichuanosuchus, Zaraasuchus, Zosuchus

Subtaxa: Platyognathus hsui

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Type: Platyognathus hsui

Ecology: carnivore