Allognathosuchus polyodon Cope 1873 (crocodilian)

Reptilia - Crocodylia - Alligatoridae

Alternative combinations: Crocodilus polyodon, Diplocynodus polyodon

Belongs to Allognathosuchus according to C. A. Brochu 2004

See also Brochu 1999, Case 1925, Hay 1902, Mook 1921, Mook 1960, Mook 1961 and Simpson 1930

Sister taxa: Allognathosuchus heterodon, Allognathosuchus mlynarskii, Allognathosuchus wartheni, Allognathosuchus woutersi

Type specimen: U.S.N.M. No. 4112, a mandible (left ramus of a lower jaw).

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (2: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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