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†family Teratosauridae Cope 1871 (teratosaurid)

Reptilia - Pseudosuchia

PaleoDB taxon number: 63795

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1871. On the homologies of some of the cranial bones of the Reptilia, and on the systematic arrangement of the class. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science 19:194-247

Parent taxon: Suchia according to M. T. Carrano 2020

Sister taxa: Aetosauria, Crocodiliformes, Gracilisuchidae, Paracrocodylomorpha, Prestosuchidae, Rauisuchia, Rauisuchiformes, Shuvosauridae, Ticinosuchus

Subtaxa: Cladeiodon, Zatomus

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Type: Teratosaurus

Ecology: carnivore