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Mourasuchus Price 1964 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia - Alligatoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38449

Synonyms: Carandaisuchus Gasparini 1985 (no. 268182), Nettosuchus Langston 1965 (no. 266427)

Parent taxon: Caimaninae according to G. M. Cidade et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Caiman tremembensis, Centenariosuchus, Culebrasuchus, Eocaiman, Globidentosuchus, Gnatusuchus, Jacarea, Kuttanacaiman, Necrosuchus, Nettosuchidae, Orthogenysuchus, Paleosuchus, Purussaurus, Tsoabichi

Subtaxa: Mourasuchus amazonensis, Mourasuchus arendsi, Mourasuchus atopus, Mourasuchus pattersoni

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Ecology: carnivore