Mandasuchus Butler et al. 2018 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Loricata

Full reference: R. J. Butler, S. J. Nesbitt, A. J. Charig, D. J. Gower, and P. M. Barrett. 2018. Mandasuchus tanyauchen, gen. et sp. nov., a pseudosuchian archosaur from the Manda Beds (?Middle Triassic) of Tanzania. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, Memoir 37 (suppl.:96-121

Parent taxon: Loricata according to R. J. Butler et al. 2018

See also Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Apatosuchus, Batrachotomus, Belodonti, Crocodylomorpha, Dagasuchus, Fasolasuchus, Megalosauri, Prestosuchus, Rauisuchidae, Saurosuchus

Subtaxa: Mandasuchus tanyauchen

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Type: Mandasuchus tanyauchen

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Tanzania (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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