Machaeroprosopus Mehl 1916 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Phytosauria - Parasuchidae

Synonyms: Arribasuchus Long and Murry 1995, Pseudopalatus Mehl 1928, Redondasaurus Hunt and Lucas 1993

Full reference: M. G. Mehl. 1916. New or little known phytosaurs from Arizona. University of Oklahoma Bulletin 103:5-28

Parent taxon: Mystriosuchini according to C. F. Kammerer et al. 2016

See also Case 1922, Huene 1922, Hungerb├╝hler 2002, Hungerb├╝hler et al. 2013, Hunt and Lucas 1993, Irmis 2005, Kuhn 1964, Long and Murry 1995, Lucas et al. 1997, Mehl 1916, Nesbitt 2011, Parker et al. 2013, Parker and Irmis 2006, Spielmann and Lucas 2012, Stocker 2010, Stocker and Butler 2013 and Zeigler et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Mystriosuchus, Nicrosaurus

Subtaxa: Machaeroprosopus andersoni Machaeroprosopus buceros Machaeroprosopus jablonskiae Machaeroprosopus lottorum Machaeroprosopus mccauleyi Machaeroprosopus pristinus Machaeroprosopus tenuis Machaeroprosopus validus Pseudopalatus maccauleyi Redondasaurus bermani Redondasaurus gregorii

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Type: Belodon buceros

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (28: Arizona, New Mexico, Texas collections)

Total: 28 collections including 38 occurrences

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