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Brachychampsa Gilmore 1911 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

PaleoDB taxon number: 53185

Alternative spelling: Brachyuranochampsa

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: Globidonta according to A. A. Farke et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Alligatoridae, Stangerochampsa

Subtaxa: Brachychampsa montana, Brachyuranochampsa eversolei

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Type: Brachyuranochampsa eversolei

Ecology: amphibious carnivore