Laganosuchus maghrebensis type locality (Cretaceous of Morocco)

Also known as Er Rachidia District

Where: Er Rachidia, Morocco (31.8° N, 4.5° W: paleocoordinates 18.8° N, 4.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Kem Kem Formation, Cenomanian (100.5 - 93.9 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Canadian Museum of Nature (CMN) collection

Primary reference: P. C. Sereno and H. C. E. Larsson. 2009. Cretaceous crocodyliformes from the Sahara. ZooKeys 28:1-143 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 92634: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 19.11.2009

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Loricata - Stomatosuchidae
Laganosuchus maghrebensis n. gen. n. sp. Sereno and Larsson 2009 crocodilian