Sebecus Stirton 1953 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Sebecidae

Full reference: R. A. Stirton. 1953. Vertebrate paleontology and continental stratigraphy in Colombia. Geological Society of America Bulletin 64:603-622

Parent taxon: Sebecidae according to D. Pol et al. 2014

See also Andrade and Bertini 2008, Bronzati et al. 2012, Busbey 1986, Carroll 1988, Carvalho et al. 2004, Colbert 1946, Gasparini et al. 1991, Gasparini et al. 1993, Langston 1965, Larsson and Sues 2007, Ortega et al. 2000, Pol et al. 2012, Pol and Powell 2011, Sereno et al. 2003, Stirton 1953, Turner 2006 and Turner and Calvo 2005

Sister taxa: Ayllusuchus, Barinasuchus, Bretesuchus, Ilchunaia, Langstonia, Lorosuchus, Sahitisuchus

Subtaxa: Sebecus huilensis Sebecus icaeorhinus Sebecus querejazus

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Type: Sebecus icaeorhinus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Colombia (4 collections), Peru (1)

• Oligocene of Peru (2)

• Eocene of Argentina (8), Peru (2)

• Paleocene of Bolivia (1)

Total: 18 collections including 19 occurrences

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