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Crocodylus (crocodile)

Reptilia - Crocodylidae

Species lacking formal opinion data
Sister genera
Limnosaurus

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1768Crocodylus Laurenti
1842Crocodilus Owen p. 65
1845Crocodylus Meyer p. 281
1849Crocodilus d'Orbigny p. 206
1860Crocodilus Leidy p. 146
1871Crocodilus clavis Cope p. 485
1871Crocodilus brevicollis Marsh
1871Crocodylus affinis Marsh
1871Crocodilus liodon Marsh p. 104
1871Crocodilus grinnelli Marsh p. 105
1872Crocodilus clavis Cope
1872Limnosaurus Marsh
1875Crocodilus liodon Cope p. 33
1875Crocodilus Cope p. 54
1882Crocodilus acer Cope
1882Crocodylus acer Cope
1890Crocodylus bambolii Ristori
1906Crocodilus Andrews p. 261
1908Crocodilus Lambe
1921Crocodylus affinis Mook p. 1
1921Crocodylus acer Mook p. 117
1925Crocodilus grinnelli herpichanus Troxell
1926Crocodylus niloticus kaisensis Swinton
1933Crocodilus clavis Mook p. 7
1962Brachyuranochampsa zangerli Mook p. 1 figs. 1-2
1962Crocodylus Mook p. 5
1967Crocodylus Miller p. 230
1975Crocodylus Sahni and Mishra
1980Crocodylus Miller p. 773
1988Crocodylus Carroll
1993Crocodylus Willis p. 96
1996Crocodylus Frank and Ramus
2000Crocodylus affinis Zonneveld et al.
2002Crocodylus Lang and Guilette p. 213
2004Crocodylus Pol and Norell
2005Crocodylus Cisneros p. 242
2006Crocodylus Zaher et al.
2007Crocodylus Larsson and Sues
2008Crocodylus Burney et al. p. 19
2008Crocodylus Fiorelli and Calvo
2008Crocodylus Jouve et al.
2008Crocodylus Martin and Buffetaut
2011Crocodylus Nascimento and Zaher
2011Crocodylus Puértolas et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
RankNameAuthor
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
Pseudosuchia(Zittel 1890)
SuchiaKrebs 1974
Paracrocodylomorpha
Loricata(Merrem 1820)
Crocodylomorpha()
suborderCrocodyliformes
MesoeucrocodyliaWhetstone and Whybrow 1983
NeosuchiaClark 1988
suborderEusuchiaHuxley 1875
Crocodylia(Owen 1842)
BrevirostresCuvier
superfamilyCrocodyloideaDeraniyagala 1939
familyCrocodylidaeCuvier 1807
subfamilyCrocodylinaeCuvier 1807
genusCrocodylusLaurenti 1768

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available