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Brachyuranochampsa Gilmore 1911 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

PaleoDB taxon number: 38439

Alternative spelling: Brachychampsa

Full reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1911. A new fossil alligator from the Hell Creek Beds of Montana. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 41(1860):297-302

Parent taxon: Crocodyloidea according to C. A. Brochu and G. W. Storrs 2012

Sister taxa: Albertosuchus, Asiatosuchus, Crocodylidae, Prodiplocynodon, Tomistominae

Subtaxa: Brachychampsa montana, Brachyuranochampsa eversolei

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Type: Brachyuranochampsa eversolei

Ecology: amphibious carnivore