Osteolaemus Cope 1860 (crocodile)

Reptilia - Crocodylia - Crocodylidae

Parent taxon: Crocodylinae according to S. Jouve et al. 2008

See also Brochu 2007, Carroll 1988, Frank and Ramus 1996, Lang and Guilette 2002, Martin and Buffetaut 2008 and Puértolas et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Aigialosuchus, Crocodylus, Eoalligator, Euthecodon, Mecistops, Tadzhikosuchus

Subtaxa: Osteolaemus tetraspes

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene to Pliocene of Uganda (2 collections), Zaire (1)

• Miocene of Uganda (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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