Phosphatosaurus gavialoides Bergounioux 1955 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata - Dyrosauridae

Full reference: F.-M. Bergounioux. 1955. Les crocodiliens fossiles des depots phosphates du Sud-Tunisien. Comptes rendus hebdomadaires de seances de l'Academie des sciences 240:1917-1918

Belongs to Phosphatosaurus according to Bergounioux 1955

See also Bronzati et al. 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Metlaoui, which is in a Ypresian coastal phosphorite in the Gafsa Phosphates Formation of Tunisia

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Mali (1 collection), Tunisia (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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