Kentisuchus Mook 1955 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia

Full reference: C. C. Mook. 1955. Two new genera of Eocene crocodilians. American Museum Novitates 1727:1-4

Parent taxon: Tomistominae according to S. Jouve 2016

See also Brochu 2007, Carroll 1988, Jouve et al. 2008, Jouve et al. 2014, Kobayashi et al. 2006, Piras et al. 2007, Puértolas et al. 2011 and Shan et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Atacisaurus, Atacisaurus glareae, Dollosuchoides, Dollosuchus, Ferganosuchus, Gavialis breviceps, Gavialis curvirostris, Gavialis leptodus, Gavialis pachyrhynchus, Gavialosuchus, Maomingosuchus, Maroccosuchus, Megadontosuchus, Paratomistoma, Penghusuchus, Rhamphosuchus, Thecachampsa, Tomistoma, Tomistoma lyceense, Toyotamaphimeia

Subtaxa: Kentisuchus astrei Kentisuchus spenceri

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (2 collections), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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