Portugalosuchus Mateus et al. 2018 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Loricata

Full reference: O. Mateus, E. Puértolas-Pascual, and P. M. Callapez. 2018. A new eusuchian crocodylomorph from the Cenomanian (Late Cretaceous) of Portugal reveals novel implications on the origin of Crocodylia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society

Parent taxon: Eusuchia according to O. Mateus et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Aegyptosuchidae, Allodaposuchidae, Aprosuchus, Cocodrylidae, Crocodylia, Dolichochampsidae, Heterosuchus valdensis, Hylaeochampsidae, Isisfordia, Longirostres, Paralligatoridae, Pristichampsus, Pristichampsus rollinati, Stromerosuchidae, Susisuchus, Wanosuchus

Subtaxa: Portugalosuchus azenhae

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Type: Portugalosuchus azenhae

Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Beiraterra Quarry of Casais dos Carecos (Cretaceous of Portugal)

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