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Sphenosuchus acutus Haughton 1915 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 56653

Full reference: S. H. Haughton. 1915. A new thecodont from the Stormberg beds. Annals of the South African Museum 12:98-105

Belongs to Sphenosuchus according to R. B. Irmis et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SAM 3014, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Sphenosuchus type, Paballong, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian terrestrial sandstone/mudstone in the Elliot Formation of South Africa.

Ecology: carnivore