Chenanisuchus Jouve et al. 2005 (Chenane crocodile)

Reptilia - Loricata - Dyrosauridae

Full reference: S. Jouve, B. Bouya, and M. Amaghzaz. 2005. A short-snouted dyrosaurid (Crocodyliformes, Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Palaeocene of Morocco. Palaeontology 48(2):359-369

Parent taxon: Dyrosauridae according to M. Bronzati et al. 2012

See also Barbosa et al. 2008, Hill et al. 2008, Jouve et al. 2005, Jouve et al. 2008, Jouve et al. 2005 and Jouve et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Acherontisuchus, Anthracosuchus, Arambourgisuchus, Atlantosuchus, Cerrejonisuchus, Congosaurus, Dyrosaurus, Dyrosaurus minor, Guarinisuchus, Hyposaurinae, Hyposaurus, Oceanosuchus, Phosphatosaurinae, Phosphatosaurus, Rhabdognathus, Sabinosuchus, Sokotosuchus, Tilemsisuchus

Subtaxa: Chenanisuchus lateroculi

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Morocco (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of Mali (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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