Piscogavialis Kraus 1998 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

Full reference: R. Kraus. 1998. The cranium of Piscogavialis jugalipeforatus n. nen., n. sp. (Gavialidae, Crocodylia) from the Miocene of Peru. Palaeontologische Zeischrift 72(3/4):389-406

Parent taxon: Gryposuchinae according to R. Salas-Gismondi et al. 2016

See also Delfino et al. 2005, Jouve et al. 2008, Jouve et al. 2006, Kraus 1998, Riff et al. 2010 and VĂ©lez-Juarbe et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Aktiogavialis, Dadagavialis, Gryposuchus, Ikanogavialis, Siquisiquesuchus

Subtaxa: Piscogavialis jugaliperforatus

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Peru (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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