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Charactosuchus Langston 1965 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

PaleoDB taxon number: 38440

Full reference: W. Langston. 1965. Fossil crocodilians from Colombia and the Cenozoic history of the Crocodilia in South America. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 52:1-169

Parent taxon: Crocodylidae according to D. Riff et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Aldabrachampsus, Brochuchus, Crocodylinae, Euthecodontinae, Leidyosuchinae, Leptorramphus, Mekosuchinae, Osteolaeminae, Oxysdonsaurus, Oxysdonsaurus striatus, Thoracosaurinae, Zhyrasuchus

Subtaxa: Charactosuchus fieldsi, Charactosuchus kugleri, Charactosuchus sansoai

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Ecology: carnivore