Diplocynodon Pomel 1847 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

Parent taxon: Alligatoroidea according to J. P. Rio et al. 2019

See also Astibia et al. 2000, Böhme 2002, Böhme 2008, Böhme 2010, Brochu 1999, Carroll 1988, Delfino and Smith 2012, Farke et al. 2014, Hay 1902, Jouve et al. 2008, Karl 2007, Martin 2010, Martin and Buffetaut 2008, Martin et al. 2014, Pinheiro et al. 2013, Piras and Buscalioni 2006 and Puértolas et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Akanthosuchus, Balanerodus, Balanerodus logimus, Bottosaurus perrugosus, Diplocynodontidae, Diplocynodontinae, Globidonta

Subtaxa: Crocodylus dalpiazi Crocodylus monsvialensis Diplocynodon buetikonensis Diplocynodon darwini Diplocynodon deponiae Diplocynodon elavericus Diplocynodon hantoniensis Diplocynodon muelleri Diplocynodon plenidens Diplocynodon ratelii Diplocynodon remensis Diplocynodon tormis Diplocynodon ungeri

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Type: Diplocynodon ratelii

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (1 collection)

• Miocene of Austria (5), the Czech Republic (1), France (5), Germany (19), Romania (1), Spain (20), Switzerland (3), Turkey (1)

• Oligocene of Belgium (1), France (2), Germany (5), Italy (1), Spain (2)

• Eocene of Belgium (1), France (8), Germany (5), Portugal (1), Spain (6), the United Kingdom (2), United States (3: Wyoming)

• Paleocene of France (2), Germany (1), United States (1: Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: New Jersey)

Total: 98 collections including 106 occurrences

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