Amphicotylus lucasii Cope 1878 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Goniopholididae

Alternative combination: Goniopholis lucasii

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1878. Descriptions of new extinct Vertebrata from the Upper Tertiary and Dakota Formations. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories 4(2):379-396

Belongs to Amphicotylus according to E. Puértolas-Pascual et al. 2015

See also Bronzati et al. 2012, Cope 1878, Cope 1888, Hay 1902 and Smith et al. 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Lucas's Site, Garden Park, which is in a Kimmeridgian/Tithonian channel horizon in the Morrison Formation of Colorado

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Lucas's Site, Garden Park

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