Trilophosuchus rackhami Willis 1993 (crocodile)

Reptilia - Crocodylia - Crocodylidae

Full reference: P. M. A. Willis. 1993. Trilophosuchus rackhami gen. et sp. nov., a new crocodilian from the early Miocene limestones of Riversleigh, northwestern Queensland. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 13(1):90-98

Belongs to Trilophosuchus according to P. M. A. Willis 1993

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: QM F16856, a partial skull (posterior portion of a skull). Its type locality is Ringtail Site, which is in a Miocene fluvial horizon in Australia.

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Ringtail Site

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.