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Machaeroprosopus Mehl 1916 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Phytosauria - Parasuchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 69056

Invalid subtaxa: Arribasuchus Long and Murry 1995 (no. 159239), Metarhinus Jaekel 1910 [replaced name] (no. 167569), Pseudopalatus Mehl 1928 (no. 69063), Redondasaurus Hunt and Lucas 1993 (no. 110224)

Full reference: M. G. Mehl. 1916. New or little known phytosaurs from Arizona. University of Oklahoma Bulletin 103:5-28

Parent taxon: Mystriosuchini according to C. F. Kammerer et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Mystriosuchus, Nicrosaurus

Subtaxa: Machaeroprosopus andersoni, Machaeroprosopus buceros, Machaeroprosopus jablonskiae, Machaeroprosopus lottorum, Machaeroprosopus mccauleyi, Machaeroprosopus pristinus, Machaeroprosopus tenuis, Machaeroprosopus validus, Pseudopalatus maccauleyi, Redondasaurus bermani, Redondasaurus gregorii

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Type: Belodon buceros

Ecology: carnivore