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Shantungosuchus Young 1961 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 99474

Alternative spelling: Shangtungosuchus

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1961. On a new crocodile from Chuhsien, E. Shantung. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 5(1):6-10

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

Sister taxa: Artzosuchidae, Entradasuchus, Gobiosuchidae, Karatausuchus, Kemkemia, Kemkemia auditorei, Krokolithidae, Lisboasaurus, Lisboasaurus estesi, Mesoeucrocodylia, Metasuchia, Microchampsa, Microchampsa scutata, Platyognathus, Protosuchia, Protosuchidae, Shartegosuchidae, Sichuanosuchus, Zosuchus

Subtaxa: Shantungosuchus chuhsienensis, Shantungosuchus hangjinensis

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Ecology: carnivore