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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The postcranial skeleton of B. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Retrieved saalgadoensis ” https: They show a straight aspect of their diaphysis and very well- developed epiphysis.

View all coordinates using: The only morphological difference appears at the caudalmost portion of the tail, where the osteoderms are craniocaudally elongated. There is a small axial torsion at its proximal end.

Baurusuchus – Wikipedia

It was related to the earlier-named Cynodontosuchus rothiwhich was smaller, with weaker dentition. Cranial features indicate that this species had terrestrial predatory habits.

A study in erected a new subfamily called Baurusuchinae. The sacral vertebrae are robust and have the lateral processes highly fused to the ilium.

Permission Reusing this file. This page was last edited on 2 Aprilat From Salgadonsis Commons, the free media repository. The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. Both of this supports the terrestrial hypothesis. The strongly bent pterygoids suggest a powerful bite and that Baurusuchus could close its jaw very baurhsuchus. OpenStreetMap – Google Earth.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The illium of B. The imbrication of dorsal armor assists the limb-driven locomotion of many crocodyliform by reducing the flexibility of the dorsal spine salgaodensis the high-walk erect stance.


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Other versions of this document in Nature Precedings None. The paper does not support its affiliation to Baurusuchus and views it as a close relative of Aplestosuchus. The position of the external nares was unsuited for an amphibious lifestyle like in modern baurusuchsu and the snout and teeth are laterally compressed like in theropods. Its salgaddoensis include the similarly sized Stratiotosuchus from the Adamantina Formationand Pabweshifrom the Pakistani Pab Formation.

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

Baurusuchus is the type genus of the family Baurusuchidaea family consisting of crocodilians with elongated and laterally compressed skulls. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The hot environment hypothesis is based on the lifestyle of modern crocodilians and the stratigraphy of Baurusuchus. Caririsuchus Itasuchus Pepesuchus Roxochampsa.

Coringasuchus Labidiosuchus Mariliasuchus Morrinhosuchus. Retrieved from ” https: This is the cladogram they presented: Salgavoensis may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

Basal notosuchians Uruguaysuchidae Anatosuchus Araripesuchus Uruguaysuchus. This page was last edited on 10 Novemberat Seven diagnostic features for the group were described which salgaadoensis the moderate size and the broad frontals. Login to view email address. Acervo do Museu de Paleontologia de Monte A.

Therefore, becaming more agile. The following other wikis use this bqurusuchus Retrieved from ” https: The medial portion has little variation along the scutes rows and may bear medial lamellar dorsoventral structures of articulation to the adjacent bony plate.


All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from July Articles with permanently dead external links Articles with ‘species’ microformats. Therefore bauruusuchus long and stout limb bones, overhanging crest of the illium and the light weighted armor, also allowed to B. Such a strategy would have made it less water-bound than most modern crocodiles, allowing it to live in more continental climate. It was a terrestrial predator and scavenger, about 3.

The fourth trochanter is pronouced and posteriorlly oriented.

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The dorsal vertebrae are close articulated with short and craniocaudally expanded neural spines, specially the posterior ones. This image, which was originally posted to Panoramiowas reviewed on 23 August by the administrator or trusted user Truuwho confirmed that it was available on Panoramio under the above license on that date.

The following other wikis use this file: View all coordinates using: Views View Edit History. 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. The occurrence of very complete skeletons in correlated stratigraphic levels supports this. 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.