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Vectisuchus Buffetaut and Hutt 1980 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Goniopholididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38369

Full reference: E. Buffetaut and S. Hutt. 1980. Vectisuchus leptognathus, n. g. n. sp., a slender-snouted goniopholid crocodilian from the Wealden of the Isle of Wight . Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Monatshefte (7)385-390

Parent taxon: Goniopholididae according to J. E. Martin et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Amphicotylus, Anteophthalmosuchus, Calsoyasuchus, Coelosuchus, Denazinosuchus, Eutretauranosuchus, Goniopholis, Goniopholis tenuidens, Hulkepholis, Kansajsuchus, Nannosuchus, Oweniasuchus, Pinaosuchus, Pliogonodon, Siamosuchus, Sunosuchus, Symptosuchus, Symptosuchus contortidens, Woodbinesuchus, Zholsuchus procevus

Subtaxa: Vectisuchus leptognathus

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Ecology: carnivore