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order

Crocodilia Owen, 1842

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  superorder Archosauria

Scientific synonyms

Crocodylia

Temporal range:Triassic > Middle Triassic – recent

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Images

Alligator mississippiensis - American Alligator

Alligator mississippiensis - American Alligator

Author: Vladimír Motyčka

Crocodylus moreletii - Belize Crocodile

Crocodylus moreletii - Belize Crocodile

Author: zbyněk špringer

Tomistoma schlegelii - False Gavial

Tomistoma schlegelii - False Gavial

Author: Milan Kořínek
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living fossil

Included taxa

Number of records: 12

suborder Eusuchia
Cretaceous: Lower Cretaceous – recent

Fossil taxa

suborder Trialestia
Triassic: Upper Triassic
suborder Sphenosuchia
Triassic: Upper Triassic – Jurassic: Lower Jurassic
suborder Protosuchia Mook, 1934
Triassic: Upper Triassic – Jurassic: Lower Jurassic
suborder Archaeosuchia
suborder Hallopoda
Jurassic: Upper Jurassic
suborder Mesosuchia
Jurassic: Lower Jurassic – Tertiary: Miocene
family Mahajangasuchidae Sereno & Larsson, 2009 inc.sed.
genus Borealosuchus Brochu, 1997
genus Leidyosuchus Lambe, 1907
genus Listrognathosuchus Brochu, 1997
genus Purranisaurus Rusconi, 1948 inc.sed.

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [5da3c5f0-8f2f-4a83-8460-de7dac78d957]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Crocodylia]
Data retrieved on: 26 January 2015
CZ Moravec J. (2008): České názvy živočichů VII. Plazi (Reptilia) 1. Želvy (Testudines), krokodýli (Crocodylia), haterie (Rhynchocephalia)., Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 39 pp. [as Crocodylia]

Data source info

Crocodylia - krokodýlové
[online 2000]

Čihař J. (1989): Teraristika, Práce, Praha, 248 pp.

Moravec J. (1999): Svět zvířat VII - Obojživelníci, plazi, Albatros

Uetz P.: EMBL Reptile Database
[Data retrieved on: 12 January 2008]

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Explanations

extinct taxon

inc.sed. incertae sedis - uncertain placement within this taxon