Nicrosaurus Fraas 1866 (archosaur)

Reptilia - Phytosauria - Parasuchidae

Synonyms: Cubicodon Jaeger 1828, Cylindricodon Jaeger 1828, Lophoprosopus Mehl 1915

Parent taxon: Pseudopalatinae according to M. R. Stocker and R. J. Butler 2013

See also Carroll 1988, Galton 1985, Hungerb├╝hler 1998, Kuhn 1964, Kuhn 1966, Kuhn 1971, Long and Murry 1995, Mehl 1915 and Sereno 1991

Sister taxa: Machaeroprosopus, Mystriosuchus

Subtaxa: Nicrosaurus kapffi Nicrosaurus meyeri

View classification

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Germany (10 collections), United States (1: New Mexico)

Total: 11 collections including 13 occurrences

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.