Paleorhinus parvus Mehl 1928 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Phytosauria - Parasuchidae

Full reference: M. G. Mehl. 1928. The Phytosauria of the Wyoming Triassic. Denison University Bulletin, Journal of the Scientific Laboratories 23:141-172

Belongs to Paleorhinus according to M. R. Stocker and R. J. Butler 2013

See also Hunt and Lucas 1991 and Mehl 1928

Sister taxa: Parasuchus angustifrons, Parasuchus bransoni, Parasuchus hislopi, Parasuchus magnoculus, Paleorhinus ehlersi, Paleorhinus sawini, Mesorhinosuchus fraasi

Type specimen: Univ. Missouri VP 530, a partial skeleton (Partial skull and partial postcranial skeleton). Its type locality is Sage Creek locality, Univ. Missouri, 1927, which is in a Carnian terrestrial horizon in the Popo Agie Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Sage Creek locality, Univ. Missouri, 1927

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