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Acherontisuchus Hastings et al. 2011 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Dyrosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 200248

Full reference: A. K. Hastings, J. I. Bloch, and C. A. Jaramillo. 2011. A new longirostrine dyrosaurid (Crocodylomorpha, Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Paleocene of north-eastern Colombia: biogeographic and behavioural implications for New-World Dyrosauridae. Palaeontology 54(5):1095-1116

Parent taxon: Dyrosauridae according to A. K. Hastings et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Anthracosuchus, Arambourgisuchus, Atlantosuchus, Cerrejonisuchus, Chenanisuchus, Congosaurus, Dyrosaurus, Dyrosaurus minor, Guarinisuchus, Hyposaurinae, Hyposaurus, Oceanosuchus, Phosphatosaurinae, Phosphatosaurus, Rhabdognathus, Sabinosuchus, Sokotosuchus, Tilemsisuchus

Subtaxa: Acherontisuchus guajiraensis

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Type: Acherontisuchus guajiraensis

Ecology: amphibious piscivore