PDF | Some features of the skull of Baurusuchus salgadoensis Carvalho, Campos & Nobre , a baurusuchid Mesoeucrocodylia from the. Paleoichnological assemblage associated with Baurusuchus salgadoensis remains, a Baurusuchidae Mesoeucrocodylia from the Bauru Basin, Brazil (Late. Baurusuchus salgadoensis (MPMA) 1, × 1,; KB. 0 references. taxon name. Baurusuchus salgadoensis. 0 references. taxon rank · species.

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It was related to the earlier-named Cynodontosuchus rothiwhich was smaller, with weaker dentition.

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Museu de Paleontologia de Monte Alto The proximal end possess a mesial projection that articulates itself to the illium, similar to those of Protosuchia and thecodont archosaurs as the Rauisuchia. Basal notosuchians Uruguaysuchidae Anatosuchus Araripesuchus Uruguaysuchus.

This image, which was originally posted to Panoramiowas automatically reviewed on 5 November by Panoramio upload botwho confirmed that it was available on Panoramio under the above license on that date. Sebecosuchians Baurusuchidae Cynodontosuchus Gondwanasuchus Pabwehshi.

Alberto Barbosa de Carvalho, Brazilian paleontologist. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. Most of the osteoderms are wider than longer, with a round lateral sqlgadoensis that does not articulate to any flank osteoderm. Acervo do Museu de Paleontologia de Monte A. The sacral vertebrae are robust and have the lateral salgaoensis highly fused to the ilium.

Cranial features indicate that this species had terrestrial predatory habits. Vasconcellos 1Thiago S.

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Views View Edit History. The pelvic region osteoderms have the tallest keel of the row that runs from the anterior articular facet to posteriosmost portion of the osteoderm.


From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. They show a straight aspect of their diaphysis and very well- developed epiphysis.

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From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Original skeleton of a Baurusuchus salgadoensisa prehistoric reptile from the Cretaceous of Brazil, extinct about 90, years ago.

The following page uses this file: Seven diagnostic features for the group were described which include the moderate size and the broad frontals.

The medial portion has little variation along the scutes rows and may bear medial lamellar dorsoventral structures of articulation to the adjacent bony plate. Retrieved from ” https: If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file.

OpenStreetMap – Google Earth. By using this salgadlensis, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Baurusuchus likely played an important salgaeoensis in its ecosystem, competing with the abelisaurids for food. The strongly bent pterygoids suggest a powerful bite and that Baurusuchus could close its jaw very quickly. A study in erected a new subfamily called Baurusuchinae. View all coordinates using: Retrieved from ” https: Advanced Notosuchia Notosuchidae Notosuchus.

Therefore, becaming more agile. Papeis Avulsos de Zoologia. Other versions of this document elsewhere on the web None known.

This is the cladogram they presented: Baurusuchus was szlgadoensis able to dig holes for finding water in dry seasons or, like modern alligators do, for thermoregulation. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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The high and expanded neural spines of the posterior dorsal and sacral vertebrae are bauruusuchus to muscle attachment from the osteoderms and the pelvic musculature, all used in the limb-driven locomotion.

This page was last edited on 2 Aprilat By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The timestamp bakrusuchus only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. The femur is long when compared to extant crocodilians, showing a straight aspect in lateral view and a slight sigmoid aspect in frontal view.

This pattern of articulation is observed in salgaoensis rauisuchian thecodonts and interpreted as a characteristic trait of those able erect-posture and limb-driven predators of Triassic environments. The only morphological difference appears at the caudalmost portion of the tail, where the osteoderms are craniocaudally elongated.

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Views Read Edit View history. This page was last edited on 10 Novemberat Baurusuchus is the type genus of the salgaeoensis Baurusuchidaea family consisting of crocodilians with elongated and laterally compressed skulls.

You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. The paper does not support its affiliation salyadoensis Baurusuchus and views it as a close relative of Aplestosuchus. The appendicular bones of B. The fourth trochanter is pronouced and posteriorlly oriented.