Adzhosuchus

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Adzhosuchus
Temporal range: Late Jurassic
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Superorder: Crocodylomorpha
Family: Shartegosuchidae
Genus: Adzhosuchus
Efimov et al., 2000
Species
  • A. fuscus Efimov et al., 2000 (type)

Adzhosuchus is an extinct genus of crocodylomorph in the family Shartegosuchidae. Fossils have been found from southwestern Mongolia that date back to the Late Jurassic period.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Efimov, M. B., Gubin, Y. M. and Kurzanov, S. M. (2000). New primitive crocodile (Crocodylomorpha: Shartegosuchidae) from the Jurassic of Mongolia. Paleontological Journal 34:238–241.