†suborder Desmatosuchia Case 1920 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Pseudosuchia - Stagonolepididae

Full reference: E. C. Case. 1920. Preliminary description of a new suborder of phytosaurian reptiles with a description of a new species of Phytosaurus. Journal of Geology 28(6):524-535

Parent taxon: Stagonolepididae according to W. G. Parker 2016

See also Case 1920 and Case 1922

Sister taxa: Aetobarbakinoides, Aetosaurinae, Episcoposaurinae, Stegominae, Stegomus, Typlothorax

Subtaxa: Desmatosuchinae Stagonolepis

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Ecology: herbivore


• Triassic of Argentina (6 collections), Brazil (1), Germany (1), Poland (3), the United Kingdom (2), United States (72: Arizona, New Mexico, North Carolina, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 85 collections including 98 occurrences

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