Anteophthalmosuchus Salisbury and Naish 2011 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Goniopholididae

Synonym: Leiokarinosuchus Salisbury and Naish 2011

Full reference: S. W. Salisbury and D. Naish. 2011. Crocodilians. English Wealden fossils 305-369

Parent taxon: Goniopholidae according to J. Ristevski et al. 2018

See also Andrade et al. 2011, Jouve 2017, Martin et al. 2016, Puértolas-Pascual et al. 2015 and Salisbury and Naish 2011

Sister taxa: Amphicotylus, Calsoyasuchus, Coelosuchus, Denazinosuchus, Eutretauranosuchus, Goniopholinae, Goniopholis, Goniopholis tenuidens, Hulkepholis, Nannosuchus, Oweniasuchus, Oweniasuchus lusitanicus, Pinaosuchus, Pliogonodon, Siamosuchus, Sunosuchus, Symptosuchus, Symptosuchus contortidens

Subtaxa: Anteophthalmosuchus epikrator Anteophthalmosuchus esuchae Anteophthalmosuchus hooleyi

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Type: Anteophthalmosuchus hooleyi

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Portugal (1), Spain (2), the United Kingdom (5)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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