† Peirosauridae

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Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Serie: Amniota  ⇒ Klade: Sauropsida  ⇒ Infraklasse: Eureptilia  ⇒ ohne Rang: Romeriida  ⇒ Unterklasse: Diapsida  ⇒ Klade: Eosuchia  ⇒ Klade: Neodiapsida  ⇒ Klade: Sauria (Klade)  ⇒ Infraklasse: Archosauromorpha  ⇒ Klade: Archosauriformes  ⇒ ohne Rang: Crurotarsi  ⇒ Klade: Archosauria  ⇒ Klade: Pseudosuchia  ⇒ Klade: Suchia  ⇒ Klade: Paracrocodylomorpha  ⇒ Klade: Loricata  ⇒ Klade: Crocodylomorpha  ⇒ Unterordnung: Crocodyliformes  ⇒ ohne Rang: Mesoeucrocodylia  ⇒ Infraordnung: Notosuchia

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

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  • S. Jouve, 2020 - Paleocene resurrection of a crocodylomorph taxon: Biotic crises, climatic and sea level fluctuations - Gondwana Research (), - (journal article, English)
  • R. A. Coria, 2019 - A new and complete peirosaurid (Crocodyliformes, Notosuchia) from Sierra Barrosa (Santonian, Upper Cretaceous) of the Neuquén Basin, Argentina - Cretaceous Research (95), 89-105 (journal article, English)
  • M. C. Lamanna, 2019 - A new peirosaurid crocodyliform from the Upper Cretaceous Lago Colhué Huapi Formation of central Patagonia, Argentina - Annals of Carnegie Museum (85), 193-211 (journal article, English)
  • C. F. C. Geroto, 2019 - New material of Pepesuchus (Crocodyliformes; Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Bauru Group: implications about its phylogeny and the age of the Adamantina Formation - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (185), 312-334 (journal article, English)
  • L. S. Filippi, 2018 - A new peirosaurid from the Bajo de la Carpa Formation (Upper Cretaceous, Santonian) of Cerro Overo, Neuquén, Argentina - Cretaceous Research (83), 75-83 (journal article, English)
  • G. Lio, 2016 - A new peirosaurid (Crocodilyformes) from the Late Cretaceous (Turonian–Coniacian) of Patagonia, Argentina - Historical Biology (28), 835-841 (journal article, English)
  • M. T. Young, 2016 - Revision of the enigmatic crocodyliform Elosuchus felixi de Lapparent de Broin, 2002 from the Lower–Upper Cretaceous boundary of Niger: potential evidence for an early origin of the clade Dyrosauridae - Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (179), 377-403 (journal article, English)
  • F. Barrios, 2016 - A new peirosaurid (Crocodyliformes, Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina - Ameghiniana (53), 14-25 (journal article, English)
  • J. J. W. Sertich, 2014 - A new crocodyliform from the middle Cretaceous Galula Formation, southwestern Tanzania - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (34), 576-596 (journal article, English)
  • M. Bronzati, 2012 - A species-level supertree of Crocodyliformes - Historical Biology (24), 598-606 (journal article, English)
  • F. V. Iori, 2012 - Barreirosuchus franciscoi, um novo Crocodylomorpha Trematochampsidae da Bacia Bauru, Brasil - Revista Brasileira de Geociências (42), 397-410 (journal article, Portugese)
  • A. G. Martinelli, 2012 - A new peirosaurid from the Upper Cretaceous of Argentina: Implications for specimens referred to Peirosaurus torminni Price (Crocodyliformes: Peirosauridae) - Cretaceous Research (37), 191-200 (journal article, English)
  • D. A. Campos, 2011 - On a new peirosaurid crocodyliform from the Upper Cretaceous, Bauru Group, southeastern Brazi - Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências (83), 317-327 (journal article, English)
  • A. H. Turner, 2010 - Phylogenetic history of Simosuchus clarki (Crocodyliformes: Notosuchia) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar - Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir 10, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (30), 177-236 (journal article, English)
  • J. M. Leardi, 2009 - The rst crocodyliform from the Chubut Group (Chubut Province, Argentina) and its phylogenetic position within basal Mesoeucrocodylia - Cretaceous Research (30), 1376-1386 (journal article, English)
  • D. C. Fortier, 2009 - A new neosuchian crocodylomorph (Crocodyliformes, Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Early Cretaceous of North-East Brazil - Palaeontology (52), 991-1007 (journal article, English)
  • I. d. S. Carvalho, 2007 - Montealtosuchus arrudacamposi, a new peirosaurid crocodile (Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Late Cretaceous Adamantina Formation of Brazil - Zootaxa (1607), 35-46 (journal article, English)
  • I. d. S. Carvalho, 2004 - Uberabasuchus terrificus sp. nov., a new Crocodylomorpha from the Bauru Basin (Upper Cretaceous), Brazil - Gondwana Research (7), 975-1002 (journal article, English)
  • F. de Lapparent de Broin, 2002 - Elosuchus, a new genus of crocodile from the Lower Cretaceous of the north of Africa - Comptes Rendus Palevol (1), 275-285 (journal article, English)
  • H. C. E. Larsson, 2000 - A new Early Cretaceous crocodyliform from Niger - Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie - Abhandlungen (217), 131-141 (journal article, English)
  • E. Buffetaut, 1994 - A new crocodilian from the Cretaceous of southern Morocco - Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences. Serie II (319), 1563-1568 (journal article, English)
  • Z. Gasparini, 1991 - A new Senonian peirosaurid (Crocodylomorpha) from Argentina and a synopsis of the South American Cretaceous crocodilians - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology (11), 316-333 (journal article, English)
  • A. W. A. Kellner, 1987 - Occurence of a new crocodile in the Lower Cretaceous of the Araripe Basin, northeastern Brazil [Ocorrencia de um novo crocodiliano no Cretaceo Inferior da Bacia do Araripe, nordeste do Brasil] - Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias, Rio de Janeiro: Academia Brasileira de Ciencias (59), 219-232 (journal article, Portugese)
  • L. I. Price, 1955 - Novos crocodilídeos dos arenitos da Série Baurú, Cretáceo do Estado de Minas Gerais [New crocodilians from the Baurú Series sandstones, Cretaceous of Minas Gerais state] - Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências (27), 487-498 (journal article, Portugese)


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Database ID 275181