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Protosuchus Brown 1934 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Protosuchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38334

Invalid subtaxa: Archaeosuchus Brown 1933 [replaced name] (no. 180580), Lesothosuchus Whetstone and Whybrow 1983 (no. 38330)

Full reference: B. Brown. 1934. A change of names. Science 79(2039):80

Parent taxon: Protosuchidae according to A. D. Buscalioni 2017

Sister taxa: Dianosuchus, Edentosuchus, Hemiprotosuchus, Hoplosuchus, Orthosuchus, Protosuchinae

Subtaxa: Protosuchus haughtoni, Protosuchus micmac, Protosuchus richardsoni

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Ecology: carnivore