Hsisosuchus chungkingensis Young and Chow 1953 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Shartegosuchidae

Full reference: C.-C. Young and M.-C. Chow. 1953. New fossil reptiles from Szechuan China. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 1(3):87-109

Belongs to Hsisosuchus according to J. J. W. Sertich and P. M. O'Connor 2014

See also Bronzati et al. 2012, Li et al. 1994 and Young and Chow 1953

Sister taxa: Hsisosuchus chowi, Hsisosuchus dashanpuensis

Type specimen: IVPP V703-V704, a partial skeleton (skull and dermal scutes). Its type locality is Tatienwan building foundation, Fotoukwan, which is in a Jurassic terrestrial horizon in China.

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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