Asiatosuchus volgensis Efimov and Yarkov 1993 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

Full reference: M. B. Efimov and A. A. Yarkov. 1993. A Paleocene crocodile from the lower Volga Basin. Paleontological Journal 27(2):114-118

Belongs to Asiatosuchus according to M. B. Efimov and A. A. Yarkov 1993

See also Angielczyk and Gingerich 1998

Sister taxa: Asiatosuchus germanicus, Asiatosuchus grangeri, Asiatosuchus nanlingensis, Crocodylus vicetinus

Type specimen: VDM 26650/57, a mandible (Partial right dentary). Its type locality is Bereslavka (early Paleocene), which is in a Paleocene marine sandstone in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bereslavka (early Paleocene)

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