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Hesperosuchus Colbert 1952 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata

PaleoDB taxon number: 38319

Full reference: E. H. Colbert. 1952. A pseudosuchian reptile from Arizona. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 99:565-592

Parent taxon: Crocodylomorpha according to R. B. Irmis et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Almadasuchus, Carnufex, Crocodyliformes, Dibothrosuchus, Dromicosuchus, Eopneumatosuchus, Gondwanasuchia, Hallopus, Junggarsuchus, Kayentasuchus, Litargosuchus, Lukousaurus, Macelognathus, Paracrocodylia, Paratetrasauropus, Pedeticosaurus, Phyllodontosuchus, Pseudhesperosuchus, Redondavenator, Saltoposuchus, Sphenosuchidae, Sphenosuchus, Terrestrisuchus, Trialestes

Subtaxa: Hesperosuchus agilis

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Type: Hesperosuchus agilis

Ecology: carnivore