Maledictosuchus Parrilla-Bel et al. 2013 (marine crocodile)

Reptilia - Loricata - Metriorhynchidae

Full reference: J. Parrilla-Bel, M. T. Young, M. Moreno-Azanza and J. I. Canudo. 2013. The first metriorhynchid crocodylomorph from the Middle Jurassic of Spain, with implications for evolution of the subclade Rhacheosaurini. PLoS ONE 8(1):e54275

Parent taxon: Rhacheosaurini according to J. Parrilla-Bel and J. I. Canudo 2015

See also Parrilla-Bel et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Cricosaurus, Rhacheosaurus

Subtaxa: Maledictosuchus riclaensis

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Type: Maledictosuchus riclaensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Barranco de la Paridera (Jurassic of Spain)

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