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Mesorhinosuchus fraasi Jaekel 1910 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Phytosauria - Parasuchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 170546

Alternative combination: Mesorhinus fraasi

Full reference: O. Jaekel. 1910. Ueber einen neuen Belodonten aus dem Buntsandstein von Bernburg [On a new belodontid from the Buntsandstein of Bernburg]. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 1910(5):197-229

Belongs to Paleorhinus according to A. P. Hunt and S. G. Lucas 1991

Sister taxa: Parasuchus angustifrons, Parasuchus bransoni, Parasuchus hislopi, Parasuchus magnoculus, Paleorhinus parvus, Paleorhinus ehlersi, Paleorhinus sawini

Type specimen: Its type locality is Wipperbrücke, Parforcehaus, which is in a Smithian terrestrial sandstone in Germany

Ecology: carnivore