†family Goniopholididae Cope 1875 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Goniopholididae

Alternative spellings: Goniophididae, Goniopholidae

Parent taxon: Coelognathosuchia according to J. E. Martin et al. 2016

See also Andrade et al. 2011, Averianov 2001, Bronzati et al. 2012, Buffetaut and Ingavat 1983, Carrano 2020, Carroll 1988, Cope 1875, Delair 1958, Dollo 1883, Dollo 1884, Gasparini et al. 2006, Gauthier et al. 1989, Hay 1902, Huene 1954, Kuhn 1946, Kuhn 1966, Maisch et al. 2003, Martin et al. 2010, Montefeltro et al. 2013, Pritchard et al. 2013, Salisbury and Naish 2011, Smith et al. 2010, Storrs and Efimov 2000, Tykoski et al. 2002, Wings et al. 2010, Wu et al. 1996 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxon: Tethysuchia

Subtaxa: Amphicotylus Anteophthalmosuchus Calsoyasuchus Coelosuchus Dakotasuchus Denazinosuchus Eutretauranosuchus Goniopholinae Goniopholis Goniopholis tenuidens Hulkepholis Nannosuchus Oweniasuchus Oweniasuchus lusitanicus Pinaosuchus Pliogonodon Siamosuchus Sunosuchus Symptosuchus Symptosuchus contortidens Woodbinesuchus Zholsuchus procevus

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Type: Goniopholis

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Brazil (1), Denmark (1), Egypt (1), France (2), Germany (3), Japan (1), Mexico (4), Mongolia (1), Spain (24), Thailand (5), the United Kingdom (27), United States (27: Kansas, Maryland, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Wyoming), Uzbekistan (1)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of France (2), the United Kingdom (1)

• Jurassic of China (9), Ethiopia (2), France (3), Germany (1), Kyrgyzstan (3), Mongolia (1), Portugal (3), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (8), United States (38: Arizona, Colorado, Oklahoma, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 171 collections including 181 occurrences

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