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Borealosuchus Brochu 1997 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

Synonym: Leidyosuchus riggsi Schmidt 1938 [nomen dubium]

Full reference: C. A. Brochu. 1997. A review of "Leidyosuchus" (Crocodyliformes, Eusuchia) from the Cretaceous through Eocene of North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 17(4):679-697

Parent taxon: Crocodylia according to A. A. Farke et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Amphicoelia, Archaeosuchidae, Brachygnathosuchus, Brevirostres, Coelognathosuchia, Coelospondilia, Dijaquesopus, Diplosaurus, Gavialoidea, Laiyangpus, Lianghusuchus, Machinosaurus, Nihilichnus, Omosaurus, Peipesuchus, Pinacosuchus, Pristichampsinae, Procoelia, Rhabdosauridae, Rhytisodon, Saurodesmus, Stenosaurus, Tienosuchus, Trialestia

Subtaxa: Borealosuchus acutidentatus, Borealosuchus formidabilis, Borealosuchus griffithi, Borealosuchus sternbergii, Borealosuchus threeensis, Borealosuchus wilsoni

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Ecology: carnivore