Adamantinasuchus

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Adamantinasuchus
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous
Adamantinasuchus BW.jpg
Life restoration of Adamantinasuchus navae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Node: Ziphosuchia
Genus: Adamantinasuchus
Nobre and Carvalho, 2006
Species
  • A. navae Nobre and Carvalho, 2006 (type)

Adamantinasuchus is an extinct genus of notosuchian crocodylomorph from and named after the Late Cretaceous Adamantina Formation of Brazil.[1]

Phylogeny[edit]

Below is a cladogram modified from O’Connor et al., 2010:

Notosuchia 

Uruguaysuchus

Libycosuchus

Malawisuchus

Candidodon

Mariliasuchus

Pakasuchus

Adamantinasuchus

Simosuchus

Notosuchus

Chimaerasuchus

Sphagesaurus

Comahuesuchus

Baurusuchus

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nobre, Pedro Henrique; Carvalho, Ismar de Souza (2006). "Adamantinasuchus navae: A new Gondwanan Crocodylomorpha (Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Late Cretaceous of Brazil" (PDF). Gondwana Research. 10 (3-4): 370–378. doi:10.1016/j.gr.2006.05.008. Archived from the original (pdf) on 2011-07-06.