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Erythrosuchus africanus Broom 1905 (archosauromorph)

Reptilia - Eosuchia - Erythrosuchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 163009

Full reference: R. Broom. 1905. Notice of some new fossil reptiles from the Karroo Beds of South Africa. Records of the Albany Museum 1(5):331-337

Belongs to Erythrosuchus according to M. D. Ezcurra 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SAM 905, a partial skeleton (right scapula and coracoid, right humerus, radius, and ulna, right ilium, ischium, and pubis, partial left ilium, several vertebrae, and numerous ribs). Its type locality is Oorlogsfontein, Aliwal North District, which is in an Anisian dry floodplain siliciclastic in the Burgersdorp Formation of South Africa.

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