Gryposuchus Gürich 1912 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

Full reference: G. Gürich. 1912. Gryposuchus jessei, ein neus schmalschnauziges Krokodil aus den jüngeren Ablagerungen des oberen Amazonas-Gebietes. Mitteilugen des Mineralogisch, Geologischen Instituts Hamburg 4:59-71

Parent taxon: Gryposuchinae according to R. Salas-Gismondi et al. 2016

See also Brochu and Rincón 2004, Carroll 1988, Delfino et al. 2005, Jouve et al. 2008, Jouve et al. 2006, Kraus 1998, Langston and Gasparini 1997, Martin and Buffetaut 2008, Patterson 1936, Puértolas et al. 2011, Riff et al. 2010 and Vélez-Juarbe et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Aktiogavialis, Dadagavialis, Ikanogavialis, Piscogavialis, Siquisiquesuchus

Subtaxa: Gryposuchus colombianus Gryposuchus croizati Gryposuchus jessei Gryposuchus neogaeus Gryposuchus pachakamue

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Type: Gryposuchus jessei

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Brazil (1 collection)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), Brazil (2), Colombia (7), Peru (7), Venezuela (7)

Total: 25 collections including 27 occurrences

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