† Smilosuchus


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Belong­ing to

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: Phytosauria  ⇒ Familie: Parasuchidae

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.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Long & Murry, 1995

Lebenszeitraum in Million Jahren (Ma)

Start age: 208.5 Ma - End age: 208.5 Ma
Upper/Late Triassic
(Obere Trias)

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Motility: actively mobile
Environment: terrestrial
Compositon of the remains:


Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Next lower taxonomy level

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 8)

Taxonomic assignment (3)

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  • C. F. Kammerer, 2016 - Relationships of the Indian phytosaur Parasuchus hislopi Lydekker, 1885 - Papers in Palaeontology (2), 1-23 (journal article, English)
  • M. R. Stocker, 2013 - Phytosauria - Anatomy, Phylogeny and Palaeobiology of Early Archosaurs and their Kin. Geological Society, London, Special Publications (379), - (book chapter, English)
  • A. Hungerbühler, 2013 - Cranial anatomy of the Late Triassic phytosaur Machaeroprosopus, with the description of a new species from West Texas - Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (103), 269-312 (journal article, English)
  • R. B. Irmis, 2005 - The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Triassic Chinle Formation in northern Arizona - In S. J. Nesbitt, W. G. Parker, & R. B. Irmis (eds.), Guidebook to the Triassic Formations of the Colorado Plateau in Northern Arizona: Geology, Paleontology, and History. Mesa Southwest Museum Bulletin (9), 63-88 (book/book chapter, English)
  • R. A. Long, 1995 - Late Triassic (Carnian and Norian) tetrapods from the southwestern United States - New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin (4), 1-254 (serial monograph, English)
  • C. L. Camp, 1930 - A study of the phytosaurs with description of new material from western North America - University of California Memoirs (10), 1-174 (serial monograph, English)