Purranisaurus Rusconi 1948 (marine crocodile)

Reptilia - Loricata - Metriorhynchidae

Parent taxon: Geosaurini according to Y. Herrera et al. 2015

See also Bronzati et al. 2012, Cau and Fanti 2011, Welles 1962 and Young et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Geosaurina, Plesiosuchina

Subtaxa: Purranisaurus potens

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Type: Purranisaurus potens

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Arroyo del Cajon Grande (Jurassic of Argentina)

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