Suchomimus Sereno et al. 1998 (tetanuran)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Spinosauridae

Full reference: P. C. Sereno, A. L. Beck, D. B. Dutheil, B. Gado, H. C. E. Larsson, G. H. Lyon, J. D. Marcot, O. W. M. Rauhut, R. W. Sadleir, C. A. Sidor, D. D. Varricchio, G. P. Wilson, and J. A. Wilson. 1998. A long-snouted predatory dinosaur from Africa and the evolution of spinosaurids. Science 282:1298-1302

Parent taxon: Spinosauridae according to C. Hendrickx and O. Mateus 2014

See also Allain et al. 2012, Buffetaut and Ouaja 2002, Carrano et al. 2012, Gishlick and Gauthier 2007, Hendrickx and Mateus 2012, Holtz et al. 2004, Kellner et al. 2011, Li et al. 2007, Medeiros 2006, Naish and Martill 2007, Rauhut 2003, Sereno et al. 1998 and Smith 2007

Sister taxa: Baryonychinae, Baryonyx, Irritator, Ostafrikasaurus, Siamosaurus, Sinopliosaurus fusuiensis, Spinosaurinae, Spinosaurus

Subtaxa: Suchomimus tenerensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Cretaceous of Niger (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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